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  Vintage Heavy Brass & Iron Phurba & Kartika - 11.5 inches
Vintage Heavy Brass & Iron Phurba & Kartika - 11.5 inches

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Our Price: £70.00

Product Code: TPH236688456

A vintage heavy brass alloy phurba and trigu (Kartika), both with iron blades. The Vajra handles are crossed over each other to form one weapon. The three sided blade is held in the mouth of a Makara and there is a horse head representing Hayagriva at the apex. The whole piece has traces of red Sindhura powder, which likely indicates that it has been ritually used.

Condition: Mostly very good with minor weathering commensurate with age.
length approx 11.5 inches
Aquired from a private collection
Origin: Nepal
Age: 40 years old +

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