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Arms & Armour - Tipu Sultan Effects Part One - PLEASE NOTE A £5,000 DEPOSIT WILL BE TAKEN FROM YOUR CARD IF YOU WISH TO BID IN THIS SECTION OF THE AUCTION (IF YOU ARE NOT SUCCESSFUL YOUR DEPOSIT WILL BE FULLY REFUNDED)(#260319A) 26/03/2019 10:00 AM GMT CLOSED

Lot 7 of 8: AN 18TH CENTURY INDIAN SHAMSHIR, 81.5cm sharply curved blade incised with three inscriptions in Persian with two owner's inscriptions Sarkar Aslan Kham and Sarkar Zakariya Khan and the swordsmith's inscription Made by Mir Ali Ishfani, stamped with the Persian letter H and filled in gold at the forte, characteristic copper gilt hilt with chain knuckle guard, reeded ivory grip, contained in its copper gilt mounted leather scabbard. See page 15 Robin Wigington's book, the letter H in Arabic, the w

Lot closed - Winning bid:£3,300 (24 bids)

Arms & Armour - Tipu Sultan Effects Part One - PLEASE NOTE A £5,000 DEPOSIT WILL BE TAKEN FROM YOUR CARD IF YOU WISH TO BID IN THIS SECTION OF THE AUCTION (IF YOU ARE NOT SUCCESSFUL YOUR DEPOSIT WILL BE FULLY REFUNDED)(#260319A)  26/03/2019 10:00 AM GMT  CLOSED