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All Wootz Katar
First half 19th centuryIndo-Persian arms
Wootz blade with grooves and cannelure at the center. Fine grained crystalline wootz hilt with two, partially pierced and sectioned crossbars showing two birds. Side bars showing some forging flaws. Wooden scabbard with velvet covering (worn). Good condition. Northern India.
36cm (14.17inch )