A silver-mounted Balkan Turkish yatagan, circa 1800
Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world | A92aw | Live auction | 285 Lots
DescriptionSlightly curved, smooth single edged blade with smith mark on the reverse. Grip and blade mounting of florally chased silver with fine filigree work on the grip straps. Wooden scabbard covered with leather in the center and sewn with wire, with two long silver mounts deeply chased with a floral pattern. The chape cast with a monster head, the locket surrounded by fine silver filigree. The blade mount with a small addition on both sides. Length 81 cm.
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