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    Posted 3 years ago

    Jtreynolds76
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    I inherited this and dont know much about it. Sword Obviously made in India. I saw some calvary swords that looked similar. Any info would be appreciated.

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    1. lzenglish lzenglish, 3 years ago
      Your Sword appears to be a "Talwar Sword", from India of course. Maybe this link will help you further your search.

      https://www.google.com/search?q=vintage,+tobar+india+swords&rlz=1C1CHBF_enUS760US760&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiI84C_7_zeAhU0GDQIHaZ7Dt4QsAR6BAgDEAE&biw=1093&bih=501#imgrc=UVglK4z6MJzJFM:


    2. lzenglish lzenglish, 3 years ago
      Try again:

      https://www.google.com/search?q=vintage,+tobar+india+swords&rlz=1C1CHBF_enUS760US760&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiI84C_7_zeAhU0GDQIHaZ7Dt4QsAR6BAgDEAE&biw=1093&bih=501#imgrc=UVglK4z6MJzJFM:


    3. UncleRon UncleRon, 3 years ago
      Interesting site. It does show a lot of Talwar swords and it also shows a link to your exact blade & scabbard identified as "A vintage Indian Talwar sword with . . . the disk pommel characteristic of the Talwar" BUT, as with your piece, it does NOT have a disc pommel, which is, in fact the defining characteristic of the Talwar. In any event, almost anything marked "Made in India" as yours is, is a tourist souvenir. PS. It sold for $35.
    4. Jtreynolds76, 3 years ago
      Thanks for the feedback. Think I'll use it as a fancy pizza slicer.
    5. lzenglish lzenglish, 3 years ago
      You Are Welcome!

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