• A Rare 18th/19th Century South Indian Bird-head Dagger
  • A Rare 18th/19th Century South Indian Bird-head Dagger
  • A Rare 18th/19th Century South Indian Bird-head Dagger
  • A Rare 18th/19th Century South Indian Bird-head Dagger
  • A Rare 18th/19th Century South Indian Bird-head Dagger

Item #: AH39 -- A Rare 18th/19th Century South Indian Bird-head Dagger -- $350.00

A good original South Indian bird-head dagger with uncommon hilt cast in white metal, probably zinc or bidri. Curved unfullered blade with flat spine and short false edge. Basically dug condition with slight corrosion to hilt and heavy, dark patina thoughout. Overall 27.3 cm overall with 16.5 cm. blade.