- Dated: 18th century
- Place of Origin: Sri Lanka
- Medium: steel, silver, copper, black coral, wood
- Measurements: 37cm long including scabbard, blade 25cm long
The dagger has a curved steel blade with twisted vines decoratively carved in silver with inlaid brass, the hilt of black coral, silver mounts and copper studs chiseled with floral motifs. The grooved scabbard comprised of wood with a silver foil covering of simplistic pierced design near the mouth.
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