Antique Islamic Indian Chilanum Dagger 17th century Islamic Mughal India

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Rare antique Islamic Indian Chilanum Dagger 17th century Islamic Mughal India - Deccan, with sturdy recurved tapering, double-edged fullered blade with a prominent medial ridge and reinforced point, with robust carved wooden hilt of flattened ovoid form.

 

REFERENCES:
"Hindu Arms and Ritual: Arms and Armour from India 1400-1865" by Robert Elgood. pp. 163-179.
 

CONDITION: wood hilt with age cracks, blade slightly pitted.
 

MEASUREMENTS: Overall length: 33.4 cm (13.15 inches)

Item Details

Reference #:
ES951
Quantity
1
Category
Militaria & Weapons
SubCategory
Edged Weapons & Knives
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
17th century
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
good
Material