An early Ottoman yatagan blade, northern Africa, dated 1695
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DescriptionSlightly curved, single edged blade, with a war slogan and the date 1107H (1695) on the quarter side. Old repair at the root, some traces of corrosion. Length 59 cm. A rare specimen from the period of the emergence of the Ottoman yatagan, the iconic weapon of the late Ottomans.
Condition: II - III Questions about the lot?