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Indian Knife

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A substantial knife with an ivory handle decorated with circles and filled with lac; the blade and handle closely balanced at the collar where they meet. The decoration is often found on the long dice used in the playing of the Indian game Chaupar or Chausar, common to South and South-East Asia.

 

Indian, circa 1850.

 

Item Code: 3111

£ 680

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