Indo-Persian war axe from Northern India

Indo-Persian war axe from Northern India

 A nice Indo-Persian war axe from Northern India. The steel haft and back of blade chiselled with flowers and designs and overlaid with gilt-silver. With a large crescent steel blade, the haft features a screw in dagger or poignard to the pommel. The silver-gilt is worn allover especially to the blade. Nice original piece. 19 inches overall 18th/early 19th century. Northern India

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