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Elephant goad
Title Elephant goad
Accession Number 53.1/1
Museum Name National Museum, New Delhi
Gallery Name Arms and Armours
Object Type Arms and Armours
Main Material Iron
Manufacturing Technique []
Country India
Origin Place Datia
Period / Year of Work 18th Century
Dimensions 64.1 centimeter
Brief Description An elephant-goad described as 'Gaj Ghao' in the previous records. It is also known as 'Ankush'. It is made up of iron having floral design all over it. It has globular end and the pointed edge. The two blades, one curved and the second straight is also of iron and fully decorated. At the top 'Lahariya motifs' is also visible.