FINE QUALITY RUSSIAN OR TURKISH SHAMSHIR KILIJ SWORD GOLD INLAID CHISELED STEEL. Please make sure to look through all the detailed photos which best describe the condition of the items and ask questions should you need additional information on any item.Please remember that Investing in Antiques and particularly Antique Weapons have always been and continuing to be one of the Best Investments you can make, especially on today's unstable financial and real estate markets, these Rare and Unique items will Always keep and Gain their value besides providing an enormous amount of Pleasure to their passionate collectors and owners such as you and us. Buyers from Italy Must Have Government or Police issued Permit for Import of Antique Arms. Total Length (in scabbard, if there is one) 36 1/4" Blade Length 30". Hilt Materials GRIP IS CARVED BULL OR BUFFALO HORN, GUARD IS OF CHISELED STEEL WITH GOLD INLAYS. Blade SINGLE EDGED WITH MULTIPLE FULLERS, VERY STRONG ONE SIDE HAS GOLD INLAID OWNER'S NAME AND DATE IN ARABIC 1215 WHICH CORRESPONDS TO 1800 IN GREGORIAN CALENDAR, THE OTHER SIDE HAS LARGE STRUCK MAKERS MARK. Scabbard LEATHER OVER WOOD WITH TOOLED ORNAMENTS, CHISELED STEEL MOUNTS. Condition GOOD, AGE WEAR AND PATINA. Origin IMPERIAL RUSSIA OR OTTOMAN EMPIRE.
Approximate Age DATED "1215" = "1800". Additional Comments BEAUTIFUL SABER OF RARE FORM AND ORIGIN, PROBABLY BELONGED TO A RUSSIAN CAUCASIAN NOBLEMAN WARRIOR OF SENIOR RANK AND STATUS. Listing and template services provided by inkFrog. The item "FINE QUALITY RUSSIAN OR TURKISH SHAMSHIR KILIJ SWORD GOLD INLAID CHISELED STEEL" is in sale since Monday, July 30, 2018.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\1784-1860\Original Period Items". The seller is "investment-arms" and is located in Brooklyn, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.