Lot 1631: An Indian silver, enamelled chilanum, 20th century
October 25, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Curved, double-edged blade of wootz Damascus with reinforced edges and central ridge on both sides. Characteristically shaped grip with knuckle-guard of florally enamelled silver. Leather-covered wooden scabbard with silver mounts enamelled with en-suite flower ornaments. Length 43 cm.
Condition Report: II +
Notes: Waffen und Kunsthandwerk Indisches Reich