26th Jun, 2024 11:00

Fine Antique Arms, Armour & Militaria

 
  Lot 29
 

29

A NORTH INDIAN DECORATED STEEL BOW, 18TH/19TH CENTURY

of flat recurved form, decorated with two pairs of flutes on the outside at the top and the bottom, and the inside with a single groove for the string (string replaced), fitted in the centre with a pair of wooden grips over brass fillets, 102.5 cm

A similar bow, attributed to 17th century Deccan, is illustrated Missillier and Ricketts, 1988, p. 82, no. 132.

Sold for £800


 

of flat recurved form, decorated with two pairs of flutes on the outside at the top and the bottom, and the inside with a single groove for the string (string replaced), fitted in the centre with a pair of wooden grips over brass fillets, 102.5 cm

A similar bow, attributed to 17th century Deccan, is illustrated Missillier and Ricketts, 1988, p. 82, no. 132.

Auction: Fine Antique Arms, Armour & Militaria, 26th Jun, 2024

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AUCTION DAY: 26TH JUNE 2024, AT 11:00am

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