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Lot 123. A gold dagger hilt, South India, 18th century; 4 ins. (10 cm.) high. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 27,500. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019

In the form of a mythical creature issuing a floral spray from its mouth.

Christie's. Maharajas & Mughal Magnificence, New York, 19 June 2019