Ethnographic Arms & Armour
 

Go Back   Ethnographic Arms & Armour > Discussion Forums > Ethnographic Weapons

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10th October 2021, 11:07 PM   #1
mariusgmioc
Member
 
mariusgmioc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Netherlands
Posts: 1,768
Default Show us your Karud

Here is mine.

North Indian, 19th century, wootz blade with ivory grips and high relief koftgari on the spine.
Attached Images
     
mariusgmioc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11th October 2021, 02:31 AM   #2
ariel
Member
 
ariel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Ann Arbor, MI
Posts: 5,178
Default

One more rivet, and it would suddenly claim that it spent all its life under the Emir of Bukhara's belt:-)
ariel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11th October 2021, 08:36 PM   #3
David R
Member
 
David R's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 783
Default

Nice one, and the "Koftgari" looks a damn sight thicker than the fugitive foil we usually see.
David R is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 13th October 2021, 08:39 AM   #4
mahratt
Member
 
mahratt's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Russia
Posts: 911
Default

Karud. India. 19th century
Attached Images
      
mahratt is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 13th October 2021, 07:55 PM   #5
mariusgmioc
Member
 
mariusgmioc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Netherlands
Posts: 1,768
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by mahratt View Post
Karud. India. 19th century
Superb wootz blade!

It is the cousin of mine!
mariusgmioc is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 10:12 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Posts are regarded as being copyrighted by their authors and the act of posting material is deemed to be a granting of an irrevocable nonexclusive license for display here.