By Auction of ‘Lion of Mysore’ Tipu Sultan’s Sword during Islamic and Indian Art Auction by
Tipu Sultan auctioned under Mughal swordsmithing and German blade design
Oliver White County, head of Islamic and Indian art, said this magnificent sword is considered the most important of all weapons from Tipu Sultan.
He said that this sword is still made in exactly the same condition, the perfection and craftsmanship of its makers makes it unique from Aki swords.
Duas are written in gold letters with finesse while also writing the letters of ‘Hakim Ki Talwar’ on it.
A masterpiece of unsurpassed and unsurpassed craftsmanship, said the head of this history of art.