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Pedang Sword Dated: 19th century Provenance: Java (Giava) Medium: steel, brass, wood, gold

Pedang Sword Dated: 19th century Provenance: Java (Giava) Medium: steel, brass, wood, gold

Khanjar Dagger. Dated: late 19th century. Culture: Indian. Medium: steel, iron, rock crystal, gold. | Copyright © 2015 Czerny’s International Auction House S.R.L.

Khanjar Dagger. Dated: late 19th century. Culture: Indian. Medium: steel, iron, rock crystal, gold. | Copyright © 2015 Czerny’s International Auction House S.R.L.

Mughal Dagger (19th Century CE Islamic Weapon, India) | Steel, rock crystal, gold, ruby, emerald

Mughal Dagger (19th Century CE Islamic Weapon, India) | Steel, rock crystal, gold, ruby, emerald

Persian dagger, (Indian hilt?), 17th century, jade, ruby, gold Dimensions: H. 11 3/8 in. (28.9 cm); H. of blade 8 in. (20.3 cm); W. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm); D. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm); Wt. 7.4 oz. (209.8 g), Met Museum.

Persian dagger, (Indian hilt?), 17th century, jade, ruby, gold Dimensions: H. 11 3/8 in. (28.9 cm); H. of blade 8 in. (20.3 cm); W. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm); D. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm); Wt. 7.4 oz. (209.8 g), Met Museum.

Sword with Scabbard of Faustin I (1782–1867), Emperor of Haiti. Maker: Robert Mole (British, Birmingham, 1800–1856). Dated: 1850.

Sword with Scabbard of Faustin I (1782–1867), Emperor of Haiti. Maker: Robert Mole (British, Birmingham, 1800–1856). Dated: 1850.

A FINE IVORY-HILTED DAGGER (KARD) WITH SILVER SCABBARD, BUKHARA, PERSIA

A FINE IVORY-HILTED DAGGER (KARD) WITH SILVER SCABBARD, BUKHARA, PERSIA

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Ottoman yataghan from the Court of Suleyman the Magnificent, 16th c, workshop of Ahmed Tekelü (possibly Iranian, active Istanbul, ca. 1520–30), steel, walrus ivory, gold, silver, rubies, turquoise, pearls, gold incrustation on the blade depicts combat between a dragon and a phoenix, gold-inlaid cloud bands and foliate scrolls on the ivory grips, one of the earliest known yatagans, L. 23 3/8 in. (59.3 cm); blade L. 18 3/8 in. (46.66 cm), Met Museum.

Ottoman yataghan from the Court of Suleyman the Magnificent, 16th c, workshop of Ahmed Tekelü (possibly Iranian, active Istanbul, ca. 1520–30), steel, walrus ivory, gold, silver, rubies, turquoise, pearls, gold incrustation on the blade depicts combat between a dragon and a phoenix, gold-inlaid cloud bands and foliate scrolls on the ivory grips, one of the earliest known yatagans, L. 23 3/8 in. (59.3 cm); blade L. 18 3/8 in. (46.66 cm), Met Museum.

Khanjar Dagger. Dated: circa 1900. Culture: Indian. Medium: steel, gold, rock crystal, silver, wood, velvet, emerald, coral, garnet. | Copyright © 2015 Czerny’s International Auction House S.R.L.

Khanjar Dagger. Dated: circa 1900. Culture: Indian. Medium: steel, gold, rock crystal, silver, wood, velvet, emerald, coral, garnet. | Copyright © 2015 Czerny’s International Auction House S.R.L.

Khanjar Dagger.      Culture: Indian.     Medium: steel, white jade, gold and rubies.

Khanjar Dagger. Culture: Indian. Medium: steel, white jade, gold and rubies.