For the bowyers and archery researchers, detailed measurements of an antique north Indian kaman type bow.

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With markings attributing it to Jalore.

€2300,-

A heavy Indian katar with substantial armor piercing blade.

€1500,-

An interesting South Indian style katar with an imported European blade.

€750,-

The katar is made of wootz steel and comes from Bikaner.

€3900,-

With a fine wootz blade with a pronounced center ridge.

Price on request

With a samvat date that corresponds to 1691 A.D.

€1200,-
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