Scollard Auctions Long

Fine Arms, Armour, Ethnographic & Asian

Birkaner All-Steel Chilanum Dagger, 18th c.

The auction will start in __ days and __ hours

Start price: $600

Estimated price: $1,200 - $2,000

Buyer's premium: 25%

Sales Tax: On the lot's price and buyer's premium

Indian, Birkaner 18th century Chilanum dagger with a polished recurve blade, turned knob grip with single bar guard, and downturned pommel.

An almost exacting example referenced with carters price guide of Birkaner Chilanum Daggers of Classic Design and Exquisite Craftsmanship. Size overall 13 3/4" L, size of blade 9" L

Ex-Southern California collection of arms and armour