Object Title

Dagger (korambi)

Dagger (korambi)

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XXVID.106

Provenance

Purchased Sotheby's 16 December 1980, lot 363. From the Major White collection.

Physical Description

The blade is large, sickle-shaped and single edged. The hilt is of cast brass, with a pommel in the form of a tiger's head. The tiger has a vertical slot in the mouth region.

Dimensions

OverallLength146mm
BladeLength254mm

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Places India