Katar dagger. Southern India, 18th-19th Century


Steel Katar type dagger

The major speciality with a Katar is the horizontal grip and wide, triangular blade, which allows stabbing attacks of incredible strength. It employs bodily force which can cut through chain mesh due to its reinforced point.

Southern India, 18th-19th Century

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  • Item(s) quantity:  1
  • Height in cm : 30 cm
  • Width in cm : 7 cm
  • Depth in cm : 2 cm
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014111332