Curved Dagger (Khanjar) with Ram-Head Pommel

A work made of watered steel inlaid with gold and silver in the kuftgari technique.
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  • A work made of watered steel inlaid with gold and silver in the kuftgari technique.

Date:

Mughal period, 17th/18th century

Artist:

India

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Title

Curved Dagger (Khanjar) with Ram-Head Pommel

Origin

India

Date

1601–1800

Medium

Watered steel inlaid with gold and silver in the kuftgari technique

Dimensions

28.6 x 5.7 x 2.9 cm (11 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Marilynn B. Alsdorf

Reference Number

2014.1196

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