Islamic Tuareg takuba sword (sabre) - North Africa, Mid 20th. Grip and guard are made of iron covered with decorated leather (the leather on the grip is missing - see pictures 8 and 9). Scabbard is made of strong decorated leather with 2 brass fittings. The blade has a slight movement.
The leather on the grip is missing (see pictures 8 and 9). Length 94,5cm (37 1/4 in).
Length without scabbard 92,5cm (36 1/2 in). Blade length 77,5cm (30 1/2 in). Weight without 725gr (25,57oz).The item "Islamic Tuareg takuba sword (sabre) North Africa, Mid 20th" is in sale since Sunday, February 04, 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.