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Sword, Scabbard, F44.5

Physical Description

Dha. Short, single-edged curved sword, blade narrowest near hilt, widens to tip. Central ribbed. Silver, red leather and wooden hilt, narrows for grip, widens evenly to pommel. Large wide scabbard, open one side, bound rattan cane and wicker, painted red and gold floral motifs.

Provenance

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 780 x 102 x 108mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Sword): 620 x 70 x 35mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Scabbard): 627 x 100 x 108mm

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