Indian khanda sword, Northern India, late 17th century, length: 100cm, wootz / damascus blade; a large gilded ornate hilt; and a scabbard with superbly worked silver mounts - which themselves offer excellent and relatively rare examples of late seventeenth century Indian silver work. The khanda is one of the oldest styles of Indian swords.
An Antique Oak Leaf and Laurel Leaf Head Ornament, French, circa 1900. One half decorated with laurel leaves, the other with oak leaves and acorns, with a ribbon bow at the back, French makers marks. #antique #HeadOrnament #diadem