18th Century Unusual / Bespoke Silver Ottoman
Yataghan, For Sale
In very good condition, a superb 18th Century Unusual / Bespoke
Silver Ottoman Yataghan.
THe original owner obviously has the walrus tusk hilt built to
his own specification. This is one rare sword. The blade decoration
has a reasonable silver content (see acid test result below).
The 19 1/2 inch blade with Arabic type script and maker's mark
is in good condition and firm in the hilt. The hilt in very good
condition and all firm. The leather and metalwork scabbard is very
good. The sword sheathes and draws well.
A really rare and beautiful sword for only £1000. Please
quote item reference S44. Further / full sized pictures available
upon request. Box 0664-1m (1.508).