19th Century Tulwar Sabre with wootz blade
and maker's mark (sold)
Clearly made from Wootz steel, this watered blade kofgari hilted
tulwar is in very reasonable condition.
The blade on this sword is exceptionally good quality and very
strong. It is made from highest quality wootz steel and bears the
The impressive 30 inch blade is firm in the koftgari inlaid hilt.
The hilt sound. A well above average tulwar; if you have never handled
a wootz metal blade, you will understand why the British respected
them so. Further / full sized images upon request. Item number A36.