5 June 2019 Important Russian Art Auctions, at Asia House

5 June 2019

Artist Index / Full Catalogue

A Kama Dagger with Scabbard


A Kama Dagger with Scabbard

8,000–12,000 GBP

CIRCA 1800
Length 39 cm.

With double fuller steel blade and square formed ivory grip carved with lozenge pattern, the scabbard and grip with shaped steel mounts inlaid with stylized flowers, leaves and garlands, applied with brass.

Related literature: For similar work, see A. Rusakova, T. Evseeva (eds), Nozhi mira, Moscow, Mir entsiklopedii Avanta+, Astrel, 2008, p. 62.

Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
† Indicates Standard VAT scheme applies, and the rate of 20% VAT will be charged on both hammer price and premium.