The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Pihiya-kattha with scabbard
  • Pihiya-kattha with scabbard
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Sri Lanka
  • 18th century
  • Hardwood, virgin gold, turquoises, iron or steel, silver, teak wood and velvet, carved
  • Length: 17.7 cm, blade
  • OA1703
  • Oriental Armoury
Further Reading
  • Laking, Guy Francis, 'Wallace Collection Catalogue: Oriental Arms and Armour', London: 1914