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Sword, Scabbard, D24.2361

Physical Description

Straight, single-edge watered steel blade, v-section back curves to edge at point. Plain tang. Circular bronze guard, curved silver hilt, plain, silver braid grip, dark brown horn pommel, 50º to blade, hole in flat end, plain. Straight, plain scabbard, bound near bottom 3cm wide band plaited rattan cane.

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 725 x 60 x 60mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Sword): 700 x 60 x 60mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Scabbard): 59.7 x 60 x 21mm

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