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FEMALE WARRIOR CUIRASS CHAR -AINA DAGGER , QUIVER, 2 AXES WIITH SILVER INLAY WORK AND ARABIC CALLIGRAPHY.

Province : Indian.Made :

Made :of heavy steel , hand hammered and hand chisel.

Set : Consist of 2 plates front & back.

Quiver : with 2 silver wire work & calligraphy axe.

The quiver is removable.

Surface ; Live size hand engraved snakes, 2 warrior on elephant & female warrior figure on horse with swords on back of cover.

The chest plate is decorated with hand chisel jewelry & neckles.

Dagger : Two dagger in cover with finely engraved flower motifs.

Measurement : Front plate 24.7 inches x 17 inches and back plate 18.60 inchesx 21 inches .

Such or near to similare Female chest plates were used during war at India ,between Mughal warriors and Queen of Jhansi state ( INDIA).The war was led by Queen of JHANSI state India , her name was RANI LAXMI BAI ( photo shown ).

The war period was during 1855 to 1860.

This war is well covered in war history of world, and can be seen on Google at link (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rani_of_Jhansi)

This would be fine addition to your collection or perfect gift or display.

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Condition

Good, age related wear

Starting Bid

$1,875.00

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FEMALE MILITERY WARRIOR CUIRASS DAGGER QUIVER 2 AXE

Estimate $2,400 - $2,800
2d20h52m22s
$1,8750 bids
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