Rare 18th C. Jamdhar Katari Indian Wootz Dagger (ID: i342)
Rare 18th C. Jamdhar Katari Indian Wootz Dagger
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This type of dagger is identified by George C. Stone as a "jamdhar Katari" and was popular in North West India in the 16 C. and on. This example with a very nice wootz armor piercing blade is likely from the late 18th C. to early 19th c. Overall 16", blade is 8".