Lot 4037

An Ottoman yatagan with wild damascus blade, circa 1800

Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A83aw | Live auction | 414 Lots


Curved back blade made of wild damascus, slightly widened towards the tip, with T-shaped cross-section and cutting edge made of harden steel. Smooth blade spine and handle strips, some cracks and repairs. Riveted horn grip scales, slightly chipped. Non-related, leather-covered wooden scabbard with iron fittings and soldered loops. Length 81.5 cm.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

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The auction includes 416 lots and starts on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 4001 - 4416. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Oct. 18 - 21 and Oct. 28 - 31, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.