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Sword, Hunting, Scabbard, D24.2254

Physical Description

Hunting sword. Small sword. Curved, single-edged chipped blade. Small hilt open-work brass guard and quillons, curved horn grip, widening to brass-capped pommel. Large brass languet, open work, floral engraved one side. Yellow and brown mottled turtle shell scabbard, plain brass collar, knob-ended chape, mount. Silver braid strap.

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 534 x 60 x 15mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Sword): 500 x 60 x 15mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Scabbard): 430 x 35 x 12mm

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