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Sword, Scabbard, D24.2232

Physical Description

Yatagan. Blade unpolished, inlaid silver decoration: scrolled floral, Arabic lettering, geometric designs entire length of blade. Hilt and pommel of white bone - pommel has very large ears. Scabbard black leather, plain; large plain iron chape, bound 15 leather bands collar end.

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 765 x 52 x 82mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Sword): 711 x 50 x 82mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Scabbard): 670 x 51 x 36mm

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