Turkish Ottoman Empire Shamshir Saber With Damascus Blade & Silver Mounts Xix C.
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Turkish Ottoman Empire Shamshir Saber With Damascus Blade & Silver Mounts Xix C.:
TURKISH OTTOMAN EMPIRE SHAMSHIR
SABER WITH DAMASCUS BLADE & SILVER MOUNTS XIX C.
For sale is Turkish shamshir XIX c. Single edged curved blade of Damascus steel with double edged pointy tip. The blade is etched on the forte with maker's mark with Arabic writing on it. The cross guard is of silver decorated with floral design. The grip is of rhinoceros fastened to the tong by two brass rivets. The rip is of silver. The scabbard is made of wood finished with black embossed leather stitched wit silver wire. The mounts are of silver with floral design. Both two loose suspension rings and mounts bear maker's marks. Overall length is 37.5 inches, blade is 213 inches. No restoration or repairs.
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