Tulwar Handle with Gold Overlay

North India, 18th century

16cm high

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Tulwar Handle with Gold Overlay

This iron sword handle (tulwar) has raised overlaid gold floral decoration. The shape of this North Indian sword handle is typical. However, the elevated gold inlay decoration is rare.

Tulwar Handle with Gold Overlay


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