Antique Moroccan nimcha (nimsha) sword (saif) with European blade - 19th century. Single edged European curved blade. Both sides of the blade are engraved with the 2 traditional eyelashes symbols. Wonderful scabbard with 3 silver fittings.The scabbard is wood covered with brown velvet embroidered with silver thread. 6 silver wires are missing on the grip. The brass guard has very slight movement. The silver ornament on the pommel has movement. Length with scabbard 110cm (43 1/4).
Length without scabbard 105cm (41 1/4'). Blade length 89,5m (35 1/4). Weight with scabbard 1770gr (62,34 oz). Weight without scabbard 1041gr (36,7 oz).The item "Antique Moroccan nimcha (nimsha) sword (saif) with European blade 19th century" is in sale since Friday, March 31, 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.