Antique long Berber (Algerian) flissa sword (yatagan shape) - 19th century. Please take note that this flissa is much longer than usually, about 107cm (42 1/4). Both sides, the blade is engraved. Also, both sides and on the back of the blade, there is a very nice brass inlaid work. Traditional handle figuring a chimera head.
The handle is made of bone with a brass ornament. Strong and solid, no movement.
The handle has been anciently restored (see picture 5) Total length 107,5cm (42 1/4). Blade length 94cm (37 in).Don't hesitate to have a look at my other items. For any questions, feel free to ask. The item "Antique long Berber (Algerian) flissa sword (yatagan shape) 19th century" is in sale since Sunday, July 16, 2017. 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.