Exceptional Gold Damascened Indian Katar, Late 19th C

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Tapering 9 5/8″ blade of diamond-section, pierced and chiseled with a male lion attacking
an antelope, decorated in gold koftgari. Grip and guard of typical shape with pattern of
punched square holes on the side bars, beautifully decorated with gold damascened
foliage and floral motif. Excellent condition with virtually 100% gold decoration intact.
Overall length 18″.