Arms, Armour & Militaria Sale
on Wednesday 27th June 2018
On view:
Sunday 24th June: 12noon to 4pm
Monday 25th June: 10am to 7pm
Tuesday 26th June: 10am to 5pm
Lots: 101-150 of 516
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Lot 101
A JAPANESE SPEAR (YARI), PROBABLY MEIJI PERIOD
of Naga Yari type, the blade of inverted Jumonji shape with bonji on one face and human head on the other and short nakago mumei; with mother-of-pearl aogai on the pole
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 102
‡ A JAPANESE SWORD STAND (KATANA-KAKE), LATE EDO PERIOD
designed to accommodate three swords with two large Tokugawa Aoi Mon in gold lacquer on each face of the main panel and two further on the supporting legs (some minor damage overall)
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 103
A JAPANESE SWORD STAND (KATANA-KAKE), LATE EDO PERIOD
designed to accommodate three swords and lacquered throughout with sakura tree blossoms and foliage inhabited by cranes in gold (legs detached, significant losses overall)
Estimate:  £250 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 104
A JAPANESE QUIVER (SHIKO), EDO PERIOD, 19TH CENTURY
of leather, the front painted with a gilt Kugi nuki mon, fitted with horn finials incorporating a hook for suspension, and complete with four iron-tipped arrows, each with bamboo shaft, feather flight and horn nock
95.5 cm; 37 5/8 in overall


Estimate:  £250 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 105
A JAPANESE ARMOUR (DO-MARU), LATE EDO PERIOD
comprising momonari kabuto with shikoro of four lames and gilt maedate in blue shikake lacing (fukigaeshi missing), mempo with yodarekake of three lames (detached), kote of mail and black lacquer sections and other elements of armour in distressed condition, mounted on a wooden Japanese mannequin with carved face (one foot detached)



Estimate:  £1500 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 106
A JAPANESE HELMET (KABUTO), EDO PERIOD
with iron skull of momonari form, hachi of black lacquer over the outer surface and red on its underside, small fukigaeshi, shikoro of five lames and early lining together with cord
Estimate:  £600 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 107
A JAPANESE FACE DEFENCE (MEMPO), EDO PERIOD
of black lacquered iron, red on the inside, fitted with separate nose, moustache and with lacquered gold "teeth" and red upper lip, and yodarekake of four lacquered iron lames with blue lace (unsigned, overall good condition)
Estimate:  £700 - 900 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 108
A JAPANESE MATCHLOCK GUN (TEPPO), LATE EDO PERIOD
of large and heavy size (Ohn-zutsu) with black lacquered stock decorated with seven large mon in gold lacquer including Kiri-mon, Kutsuwa-mon (Shimazu family), Uroko-mon, Momo-mon, Mitsuboshi-mon and Hane-mon and heavy octagonal iron barrel widening towards the muzzle engraved with mythical birds in a clouded sky and with a panel at the base with characters in gilt Naka Yama Dai and X Kore
Barrel: 70.0 cm; 27 5/8 in long
Overall: 101.0 cm; 39 7/8 in long
Estimate:  £2000 - 2500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 109
A JAPANESE MATCHLOCK GUN (TEPPO), LATE EDO PERIOD
of large size (Ohn-zutsu) with plain oak stock and octagonal iron barrel widening towards the muzzle decorated with a dragon inlaid in silver and gold and a panel at the base with characters Kashu Ju Yoshimura ? Saku and a diamond shape inlaid in silver with the character San (3)
Barrel: 68.3 cm; 26 7/8 in long
Overall: 104.0 cm; 41 in long
Estimate:  £2000 - 2200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 110
A JAPANESE MATCHLOCK GUN (TEPPO), LATE EDO PERIOD
of large size (Ohn-zutsu) with oak handle and stock decorated with sentoku Choji-mon and octagonal iron barrel widening towards the muzzle inlaid with a design of cranes in a bamboo grove in silver and a gyoyo-mon of the Nabeshina clan
Barrel: 104.0 cm; 41 in long
Overall: 136.0 cm; 51 in long
Estimate:  £1500 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 111
A JAPANESE MATCHLOCK GUN (TEPPO), LATE EDO PERIOD
of medium size (chu-zutsu) with wooden stock painted black and extensively decorated with gilt tendrils and Tokugawa Aoi-mon also in gold lacquer over black lacquered base, and iron barrel profusely decorated with silver inlaid dragons and clouds highlighted in gold and an inscription
Barrel: 73.0 cm; 28 3/4 long
Overall: 102.6 cm; 40 3/8 in long
Estimate:  £1500 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 112
A JAPANESE MATCHLOCK GUN (TEPPO), LATE EDO PERIOD
of large and heavy size (Ohn-zutsu) with an oak stock and handle inlaid with some sentoku sakura and octagonal iron barrel widening towards the muzzle inlaid with a dragon chasing the tama and clouds in silver, and wooden ramrod
Barrel: 85.0 cm; 33 1/2 in long
Overall: 114.0 cm; 44 7/8 in long
Estimate:  £1500 - 1800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 113
A JAPANESE MATCHLOCK GUN (TEPPO), LATE EDO PERIOD
of medium size (chu-zutsu) with black lacquered wooden stock decorated with sentoku sakura throughout and iron octagonal barrel widening towards the muzzle and decorated with a dragon in clouds chasing the tama with details in gold, silver and copper, together with ramrod
Barrel: 77.0 cm; 30 3/4 in long
Overall: 108.0 cm; 42 1/2 in long
Estimate:  £1300 - 1600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 114
A JAPANESE MATCHLOCK GUN (TEPPO), LATE EDO PERIOD
of large, heavy form (Ohn-zutsu) with oak stock and iron barrel decorated with a silver inlaid dragon and tama, octagonal hole and both fore- and near-sights and wooden ramrod
Barrel: 76.0 cm; 29 7/8 in long
Overall: 106.2 cm; 41 3/4 in long
Estimate:  £1200 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 115
A JAPANESE MATCHLOCK GUN (TEPPO), EDO PERIOD
of medium size (chu-zutsu) with oak stock and handle decorated with small sentoku sakura throughout and a single fletched arrow on its underside and plain octagonal iron barrel widening towards the muzzle with a single sentoku support ring and ramrod
Barrel: 100.0 cm; 39 3/8 in long
Overall: 129.0 cm; 50 7/8 in long
Estimate:  £1200 - 1400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 116
A SHORT JAPANESE MATCHLOCK GUN (TEPPO), EDO PERIOD
of small size with a plain oak stock and handle (slightly stained and scuffed in places), and octagonal iron barrel widening towards the muzzle and inlaid with mon in silver, gold and copper
Barrel: 71.0 cm; 28 in long
Overall: 95.5cm; 37 5/8 in long
Estimate:  £1200 - 1400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 117
§A CHINESE DAGGER AND TWO BURMESE DHA DAGGERS, 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
the first with slender single-edged blade, plain white ferule and pale green stone grip, in its carved wooden scabbard decorated with an elaborate trellis design on the outside; the second with single-edged blade, silver ferrule and ivory grip; and the third with curved single-edged blade overlaid with a running pattern of silver foliage on each face, silver ferrule, carved ivory grip with later horn terminal
the first: 17.5 cm; 6 7/8 in blade
(3)
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 118
A TIBETAN DAGGER, 18TH/19TH CENTURY
with broad single-edged blade, silver hilt including pommel pierced with an openwork design backed by a gilt panel on the front, the grip bound with plaited silver wire, in its leather-covered wooden scabbard with engraved silver mounts and a chased gilt slender band in the middle
16.8 cm; 6 5/8 in blade


Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 119
A CIRCULAR CANE SHIELD, LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY SOUTHEAST ASIAN OR CHINESE
of spiralling cane wrapped in rattan and of low convex form, the interior fitted with a pair of plaited circular enarmes
38.5 cm; 15 1/8 in diameter

Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 120
‡ A RARE TIBETAN SWORD, 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY
with pattern-welded single-edged blade formed with a curved point, silver hilt of characteristic form, comprising shaped guard with raised brim, and lobed pommel each chased with traditional scrollwork, the latter set with a green stone at the front and with a loop at the rear for a tassel, leather grip reinforced at the front with a further chased silver plaque, in its leather-covered wooden scabbard with large iron chape, the front with delicately pierced border retaining trace of gilding, fitted with a large chased silver plaque en suite with the hilt and set with three red and one turquoise stone, retaining traces of early gilding, and matching white metal locket
64.5 cm; 25 3/8 in blade

See Larocca 2006, p. 159 for a related example.

Estimate:  £700 - 900 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 121
TWO BRONZE CANNON, PROBABLY CHINESE LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURY
almost forming a pair, with slightly tapering bronze barrels of large bore, formed with raised astragal mouldings and moulded at the muzzles, plain vent fields, compressed globose cascables, and in green patinated condition overall
75.5 cm; 29 in barrels
9.0 cm; 3 bores
(2)

Estimate:  £3000 - 4000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 122
§THREE SOUTH EAST ASIAN DAGGERS (KRIS), 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
the first with tapering double-edged pattern-welded blade (mendak and selut missing) and carved Sulawesi jawa demam hilt, in its wooden scabbard; the second with slender blade (polished bright) and similar hilt, in its wooden scabbard, the lower portion encased in chased silver decorated with scrolling foliage; the third with wavy blade and carved ivory jawa demam hilt (small chips, loose), in its wooden scabbard
the first: 32.8 cm; 12 7/8 in blade
(3)
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 123
A SOUTH EAST ASIAN DAGGER (KRIS) AND A FURTHER DAGGER, 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
the first with tapering blade and hardwood hilt incorporating two small scrollwork panels; the second with single-edged fullered leaf-shaped blade, carved horn grip, in its wooden scabbard bound with plaited cord
the first: 33.8 cm; 13 1/4 in blade
(2)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 124
A MALAYSIAN DAGGER (KRIS); A NORTH INDIAN DAGGER) PESH-KABZ AND A FOLDING KNIFE (NAVAJA), 19TH AND 20TH CENTURIES
the first with pattern-welded blade, finely carved grip formed as a stylised deity and decorated over its surface with flowers, in its scabbard; the second with broad blade; the second with reinforced polished blade and hardstone grip, in its scabbard; and the third with folding blade and brass body fitted with engraved horn and bone panels
the first: 40.5 cm; 16 in blade
(3)
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 125
SIX MALAYSIAN AND SOUTHEAST ASIAN DAGGERS, 19TH AND EARLY 20TH CENTURIES
the first a Philippine machete (barong), with single-edged leaf-shaped blade, silver ferule and carved wooden hilt; the second a Sulawesi dagger (kris) with pattern-welded wavy blade and carved grip of stylised beak form; a Dyak shortsword (mandau), with heavy blade and carved bone hilt; two parang and a Gurkha kukri knife
the first: 39.5 cm; 15 1/2 in blade
(6)
Estimate:  £250 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 126
‡ AN INDONESIAN SILVER-MOUNTED SHORTSWORD (PARANG), LATE 19TH CENTURY
with slightly curved single-edged pattern-welded blade, silver hilt chased with traditional foliage and trellis, and finely carved hardwood grip formed as a stylised monster, in its hardwood scabbard with horn throat
57.5 cm; 22 3/4 in blade

Estimate:  £250 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 127
‡ A CEYLONESE SHORTSWORD (KASTANE), LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURY
with curved single-edged blade, inlaid with engraved brass scrolls at the forte on each face (slightly rubbed), iron hilt inlaid en suite including a pair of short serpentine arms at the base, pointed langets and recurved knuckle-guard with monsterhead finial (the brass with small losses), and carved hardwood grip with carved serpent finial
50.0 cm; 19 3/4 in blade

Estimate:  £350 - 450 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 128
A NEPALESE GURKHA KUKRI KNIFE AND FIVE SOUTHEAST ASIAN DAGGERS, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
the first of characteristic form, with engraved blade, and carved horn grip, in its scabbard; the second with kukri style blade, iron cross-guard and carved stone grip, in its scabbard; two miniature kris, each in its scabbard, and two further daggers
the first: 32.5 cm; 12 3/4 in blade
(6)

Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 129
A NEPALESE GURKHA KUKRI KNIFE, 20TH CENTURY
of characteristic form, stamped E66 at the forte, in its scabbard complete with two knives
28.2 cm; 11 1/8 in blade

Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 130
AN INDIAN SWORD (KHANDA), LATE 17TH/18TH CENTURY
with broad single-edged blade widening towards a sharply pointed tip, formed with two long slender fullers on each face and cut with rudimentary designs at the forte, characteristic iron hilt including figure-of-eight shaped guard, a pair of shaped langets, broad knuckle-guard, attenuated pommel and cord-bound grip, and with some gold painted finish (small chips)
85.5 cm; 33 3/4 in blade

Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 131
A SOUTH INDIAN DAGGER (KATAR), LATE 16TH/17TH CENTURY, PROBABLY TANJORE
with sharply tapering blade formed with a series of slender converging fullers and with a reinforced tip, strongly formed iron hilt extending over the base of the blade on each face with a pair of pierced shaped panels drawn-out to a long chiselled finial, incorporating a broad recurved plate for covering the hand and rising to a monsterhead terminal, fluted side bars and a pair of grip-bars with pronounced central mouldings (areas of pitting)
50.0 cm; 19 3/4 in blade

A very similar katar is preserved in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (inv. no. 36.25.905). For a discussion of this group see Elgood 2004, pp. 146-150.



Estimate:  £1000 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 132
AN INDIAN DAGGER, PROBABLY TANJORE, LATE 17TH/18TH CENTURY; AN AFRICAN DAGGER AND A SUDANESE SWORD (KASKARA), 19TH CENTURY
the first with curved single-edged blade, iron hilt including a pair of bud-shaped quillons, recurved knuckle-guard with bud-shaped finials, and solid grip rising to a bird's head pommel; the second with single-edged blade, horn grip, in its brass-mounted scabbard; and the third with broad flat etched blade, white metal cross-piece and leather-bound grip
the first: 41.5 cm; 16 3/8 in blade
(3)
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 133
‡ AN INDIAN GEM-SET JADE-HILTED DAGGER (KHANJAR), 19TH CENTURY
with recurved double-edged blade of watered steel, jade hilt with short scrolling quillons and lobe-shaped pommel, inlaid over its entire surface with flowers in coloured pastes on gold stems within an elaborate gold cartouche framework, in its fabric-covered wooden scabbard covered with gilt embroidered fabric, with carved jade locket decorated with gold and pastes en suite with the hilt (chape missing)
24.3 cm; 9 5/8 in blade
Estimate:  £2500 - 3000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 134
‡ AN INDIAN JADE-HILTED DAGGER (KHANJAR), PROBABLY LATE 18TH CENTURY
with recurved blade formed with a medial ridge, green jade hilt carved with a pair of short scrolling quillons, decorated in low relief with a lotus flower and foliage on each face, rising to a lobed pommel decorated with further lotus flowers and foliage, and all enriched with small coloured pastes in raised gold settings
22.0 cm; 8 3/4 in blade

Estimate:  £2500 - 3500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 135
‡ AN INDIAN JADE-HILTED DAGGER (KHANJAR), LATE 18TH CENTURY
with recurved blade formed with a medial ridge and reinforced tip, mottled green jade hilt carved with a pair of short scrolling quillons, decorated in low relief with a lotus flower and foliage on each face, rising to a lobed pommel decorated with further flowers and foliage, and all enriched with small garnets in raised gold settings (one missing), the blade painted with the inventory number 'D71'
22.2 cm; 8 3/4 in blade

Estimate:  £2000 - 3000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 136
‡ AN INDIAN GEM-SET JADE-HILTED DAGGER (KHANJAR), LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURY
with recurved double-edged blade formed with a reinforced tip, jade hilt carved over the majority of its surface with a lozenge framework, comprising a pair of short scrolling quillons carved with foliage and set with four garnets in raised gold settings, and integral grip rising to a lobed pommel carved with an expanded lotus flowerhead set with a further garnet in a raised gold setting, the blade painted with the inventory number 'D8?'
27.5 cm; 10 7/8 in blade

Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 137
‡ AN INDIAN JADE-HILTED DAGGER, LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURY
with slightly curved double-edged blade, carved jade hilt comprising a pair of scrolling quillons, integral waisted grip rising to an angular pommel formed of three large lotus flower buds, the remaining surface of the hilt carved with lotus flowers and foliage, in its leather-covered wooden scabbard with carved jade locket (chape missing)
21.0 cm; 8 3/8 in blade
Estimate:  £2000 - 2500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 138
‡ AN INDIAN GEM-SET JADE-HILTED DAGGER, LATE 18TH/19TH CENTEURY
cut-down from a talwar sword, with slightly recurved blade double-edged towards the tip, mutton fat jade hilt comprising a pair of langets, straight quillons with button-shaped terminals, disc-shaped pommel and integral faceted grip, carved throughout with recessed panels divided by slender lines and inlaid with three gem-set flowers in raised gold settings front and back, the blade painted with the inventory number 'D72'
26.5 cm; 10 1/2 in blade

Estimate:  £1500 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 139
‡ AN INDIAN GEM-SET JADE-HILTED DAGGER (KHANJAR), LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURY
with slightly recurved blade of watered steel, the back-edged enclosed over most its length with a cusped reinforcing strip, white jade hilt comprising short scrolling quillons, integral grip and lobed pommel all carved with a vertical arrangement of lotus flowers and foliage, and the pommel encrusted with three flower-shaped arrangements of garnets in raised settings centring on colourless pastes, the blade painted with the inventory number 'D79'
20.0 cm; 7 7/8 in blade

Estimate:  £1500 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 140
‡ AN INDIAN AGATE-HILTED DAGGER (KHANJAR), 19TH CENTURY
with curved blade formed with a slender medial ridge and a reinforced tip, grey-brown agate hilt including a pair of short vestigial quillons and lobed pommel carved with a small panel of foliage, the blade painted with the inventory number 'D69'
19.1 cm; 7 5/8 in blade

Estimate:  £1000 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 141
‡ AN INDIAN JADE-HILTED DAGGER (KHANJAR), LATE 18TH CENTURY
with recurved double-edged blade formed with a slender medial ridge, jade hilt comprising a pair of short scrolling quillons, integral grip and lobe-shaped pommel, carved over the greater part of its surface with an integrated design of lotus flowers and foliage, and the pommel set with a garnet in a raised gold setting on each side and a further garnet at the top, in its fabric-covered wooden scabbard with carved jade locket decorated en suite and incorporating a small loop at the front (chape missing), the blade painted with the inventory number 'D65'
22.7 cm; 9 in blade

Estimate:  £1200 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 142
‡ AN INDIAN JADE-HILTED DAGGER (KHANJAR), LATE 19TH CENTURY
with straight double-edged blade of watered steel and formed with a slender medial ridge, jade hilt comprising a pair of scrolling quillons, integral grip shaped for the fingers and lobe-shaped pommel, carved at each end with lotus flowers and foliage, in its wooden scabbard covered with brocaded fabric, fitted with carved jade locket incorporating a small loop at the front and silver chape, the blade painted with the inventory number 'D66'
23.8 cm; 9 3/8 in blade

Estimate:  £1200 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 143
‡ AN INDIAN JADE-HILTED DAGGER, LATE 19TH CENTURY
with earlier slightly recurved blade formed with two tapering fullers divided by a chiselled panel terminating in a flowerhead at the forte on each side and with a reinforced tip, light green jade hilt including a pair of scrolling quillons, integral grip and well carved pommel formed as a bridled horsehead, carved over the greater part of its surface with a vertical arrangement of lotus flowers and foliage on each side, the blade painted with the inventory number 'D63'
24.2 cm; 9 5.8 in blade

Estimate:  £1000 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 144
‡ AN INDIAN JADE-HILTED DAGGER (CHILANUM), LATE 19TH CENTURY
with broad jambiya blade, carved white jade grip of chilanum form, comprising scrolling quillons, knuckle-guard, bifurcated pommel and integral grip, decorated over its surface with lotus flowers and foliage, the blade painted with the inventory number 'D51'
19.8 cm; 7 3.4 in blade
Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 145
‡ AN INDIAN JADE-HILTED DAGGER (CHILANUM), 19TH CENTURY
with slender slightly curved double-edged blade formed with a slender fuller on each face, the forte enclosed by a shaped russet collar decorated with gold flowers and foliage on each face, spinach green hilt comprising oval guard with notched rim (very small chips), a pair of short bud-shaped quillons, recurved knuckle-guard carved with foliage and with bud-shaped finials, bifurcated pommel, bud-shaped pommel button and faceted integral grip with a central moulding, the blade painted with the inventory number 'D52'
27.5 cm; 10 7/8 in blade
Estimate:  £1000 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 146
‡ AN INDIAN CRYSTAL-HILTED DAGGER (CHILANUM), LATE 19TH CENTURY
with slender slightly curved double-edged blade, the forte enclosed by a silver collar chased with silver flowers on each face, crystal hilt comprising oval guard with notched rim (cracked), a pair of short bud-shaped quillons, recurved knuckle-guard with bud-shaped finials, bifurcated pommel, bud-shaped pommel button and integral grip with a central moulding, the blade painted with the inventory number 'D53'
23.0 cm; 9 1/8 in blade
Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 147
‡ AN INDIAN JADE-HILTED DAGGER (JAMBIYA), 19TH CENTURY
with curved double-edged blade of watered steel, formed with a medial ridge, and brown jade hilt carved with a moulded slightly waisted grip, the blade painted with the inventory number 'D75'
26.4 cm; 10 3/8 in blade

Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 148
‡ AN INDIAN JADE-HILTED DAGGER (KHANJAR), 19TH CENTURY
with recruved double-edged blade, spinach-green jade hilt (probably adapted from an earlier dagger) incorporating a lobe-shaped pommel, carved at the top and bottom with vine fruit and foliage and shaped for the fingers
23.7 cm; 9 3/8 in blade

Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 149
‡ AN INDIAN JADE-HILTED DAGGER (KARD), LATE 18TH/19TH CENTURY
with single-edged blade of watered steel, carved jade grip decorated on each face with conventional foliage and rising to a lobed pommel decorated with lotus flowers, the blade painted with the inventory number 'D59'
21.0 cm; 8 1/4 in blade

Estimate:  £500 - 700 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 150
‡ AN INDIAN SMALL JADE-HILTED DAGGER (KHANJAR), 19TH CENTURY
with associated recurved fullered blade, blue grey jade hilt carved with foliage in low relief at the base (small cracks) and lobed pommel decorated with further flowers and foliage, the blade painted with the inventory number 'D53'
17.5 cm; 6 7/8 in blade


Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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