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Antique Katar with sheath...Great patina - $195 (Maple Grove)

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condition: good
History. The katar was created in Southern India, its earliest forms being closely associated with the 14th-century Vijayanagara Empire. It may have originated with the mustika, a method of holding a dagger between the middle and index finger still used in kalaripayattu and gatka today.

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