Afghan khyber short sword - Afghanistan, 19th century. Beautiful traditional single edged blade with "T" section back. A maker's mark etched on one side of the blade. Grip is made of iron with 2 plates of wood.Ancient corrosion on the blade (see the 2 last pictures). A wooden plate of the grip has a small damage (see picture 8). Strong and solid, no movement. Length 70,5cm (27 3/4 in). Blade length 57cm (22 1/2 in). The item "Afghan khyber short sword Afghanistan, 19th century" is in sale since Saturday, March 31, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\1784-1860\Original Period Items". The seller is "1192mathieu" and is located in Lyon. This item can be shipped worldwide.