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Sword of Akka Devi : Chalukya Queen
Title Sword of Akka Devi : Chalukya Queen
Title2 Sword of Akka Devi : Chalukya Queen
Museum Name Allahabad Museum, Allahabad
Gallery Name Arms Gallery
Object Type Arms
Main Material Iron
Component Material II Iron
Component Material III Iron
Manufacturing Technique Heating and Polishing
Main Artist Not Known
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data Not known
Author NA
Country India
Provenance NA
Origin Place Not Known
Find Place Not Known
Scribe NA
Style NA
School Not Known
Patron/Dynasty NA
Period / Year of Work C. 19th-20th Century
Inscription No
Tribe NA
Costume NA
Culture NA
Dimensions 87 cms.
Detailed Description The sword belongs to Akka Devi. She was a Queen of Chalukya of Kalyani Kingdom in Karnataka State. The sword had been presented to Late Smt. Indira Gandhi, Ex. Prime Minister of India by the Chalukya family Sardar Appana dated 2nd October 1966. Later the sword was donated to Allahabad Museum.
Brief Description The sword belongs to 'Akka Devi' the Queen of Chalukya.