Large Turkish KILIJ - SHAMSHIR Sword, Awesome Rare Wootz Blade. Please Check back regularly for new listings of quality weapons. Fantastic quality Turkish Shamshir battle-saber dating from the 18th century era, wearing a "State of the Art" quality Large deeply curved blade of exceptionally rare configuration having flamboyant edge and unique scalloped spine, exhibiting very active watered patterns of very fine Wootz steel, with chiseled maker cartouche and richly gold inlaid panels depicting various calligraphic writings and ornaments, top-notch workmanship and quality of the blade, very large one too for this type of sabers.
Hilt of traditional ottoman form with fine grips of desired material and gold gilt silver mounts having very elaborate and ornate cross guard with small chip to one of the quillons. Solid and intact overall on this Massive example of Museum quality and rarity. Listing and template services provided by inkFrog. The item "Very Fine 18th C.Large Turkish KILIJ SHAMSHIR Sword, Awesome Rare Wootz Blade" is in sale since Sunday, June 10, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\1784-1860\Original Period Items". The seller is "antiqueblades" and is located in Saint Petersburg, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.