Fine 19th C. Coorg Ayda Katti Sword (ID: i340)
Fine 19th C. Coorg Ayda Katti Sword
|( ID: i340 )|
A very uncommon and rare Ayda Katti sword from the southwest Indian Malabar coast, belonging to the Coorg people. A very interesting style of design and this example has a reinforced brass tip for armor piercing. Very fine balance and serious handling. Overall is 19", blade is 2" wide.