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A horse head-hilted sword (shamshir) and scabbard, probably Kutch, India, 19th century
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A horse head-hilted sword (shamshir) and scabbard, probably Kutch, India, 19th century
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A horse head-hilted sword (shamshir) and scabbard, probably Kutch, India, 19th century
the gilt copper hilt shaped as a horse's head with knopped quillons, set with foil backed colourful stones in a floral design on a punched ground, with curved single-edged steel blade, with fabric-covered wood scabbard set with gilt-copper mounts carved with floral motifs and two suspension hooks
88cm.
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Arts of the Islamic World including Fine Rugs and Carpets

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London