Lot n° 76
800 - 1000
Result with fees
: 1 690EUR
POIGNARD (KINDJAL), PROPRIÉTÉ DE GHULAM RIZA BEG, SIGNÉ
BY GHULAM'ALI AND MUHAMMAD, OTTOMAN EMPIRE, 19th CENTURY
Straight-bladed steel dagger with central gutter, two gold damascened finials on the heel, riveted walrus ivory plate hilt.
Length: 66 cm.
Collection of a Greek officer (pre-1912). Then by descent.
Undated, 3 inscriptions, in Arabic, in nasta'liq:
1. Maker's inscription : عمل غلامعلی (Made by Ghulam-'Ali).
2. Owner's inscription : صاحبه غلام رضا بگ (Its owner Ghulam Riza Beg)
3. An inscription erased behind (Without damascene) : عمل محمد (Made by Muhammad)
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