Fine early North Indian Kard dagger with kirk narduban wootz blade (ID: id694)
Fine early North Indian Kard dagger with kirk narduban wootz blade
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KARD with KIRK NARDUBAN BLADE
18th C, North Indian
Blade: A kard with a fine watered kirk narduban wootz blade, which is very rare in daggers.
Hilt: The handle is en suite silver of fine quality.
Scabbard: Original leather covered with en suite matching silver fittings of fine quality.
Dimensions: Blade: 7.75” OAL: 12.75”
Literature: While fine examples of kards are widely published in numerous collections, no known published examples exist of silver fittings with purely Indic/Mughal decorative elements.
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