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U990.5.5
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Talwar, Indian Sword
Date (Execution) : 19th Century
Geographical Origin : Sind, India
Cultural Group :
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Steel
Support / Technique : Cast
Object Type : swords
Visual Description : A simple sword with no decoration other than the stylized shape of the hilt and inscription on both blade sides with numbers, stars and crescent. Similar to the swords owned by Mirza Mughal Bahadur from the Baluchi clan. The blade has a number chips.
Accession # : U990.5.5
Width (cm) : 11.50
Height (cm) : 84.00
Depth (cm) : 6.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Bruce L. and Mrs. Dorothy E. Brown
Artist Statement :