Lot 28: Good Quality Ottoman Sword Shamshir
December 5, 2016
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Good Quality Ottoman Sword Shamshir, 19th century, curved single edge blade, fine quality brass mounts retaining traces of gilding including plain gripstrap with finger cusps, crosspiece with foliage in relief en-suite with scabbard mounts comprising large chape, twin suspension bands and hanging rings, and locket. Scabbard covered with black leather and with woven copper wire bound seam. Blade 74cms. Good condition, some pitting to tip of blade.