Ottoman sabre. Wood hilt with incrusted plate decoration for reinforcement and silver pommel. Iron guard with four upright cross-guards with balls and two wings. Strong blade with four fullers, slightly arched flat back, engraved with Koran verses on base. Wood scabbard sheathed with embossed leather, with two large cut-out iron accessories and two bracelets. With tassel hangings.
Saudi Arabia, Early 19h Century
Total length: 114 cm (44-3/4 in.)
- Item(s) quantity: 1
- Expertissim Reference: 2013090149