Antique Nepali-Tibetan ritual knife Kartika with intricate decorations - Anonymous artist
Antique Nepali-Tibetan ritual knife (Kartika in Sanskrit) with wide metal blade covered with inlaid turquoise pieces. The blade also features a silver applied ornament on both sides in shape of a serpent. The handle is covered with serpent skin and chiseled silver in relief featuring a Makara holding the blade. A carnelian stone decorates the silver pommel. Knife's length: 10". Additional photos available on request to the interested buyer. We ship by priority mail or Fedex and for our international clientele, we ship by priority mail international or Fedex. The buyer is responsible for the customs duty if any charged. We accept payment by Paypal echeck or credit cards through Paypal, or bank wire to our bank.