Talwar (sword) with scabbard

Unknown maker

  • Date: 19th century
  • Dimensions: H. 93 cm, W. 10 cm (with scabbard)
  • Medium: Steel, silver and leather
  • Region: Western India
  • Museum number: SCU.01193

A 19th-century Talwar (a type of curved sword) from Western India with a plain steel blade and silver disc-hilt. With an accompanying leather scabbard decorated with silver repousse chape, locket, and chain.

Gifted by Mr. Sharad Nevatia, Mumbai.

By the Same Artist/Maker

Suggest an edit

Each record is a work in progress due to our ongoing research.

If you have additional information, or have spotted any errors, please send your feedback to collections@map-india.org