Ottoman sword, pala.
Late 18th century
Steel, silver, horn, leather.
Total length: 88cm - Length of the sword: 82,5cm
L. of the blade: 67cm - Width of the blade to the hilt: 3,5cm
High quality black damascus steel blade, wootz. Curved, with a single edge and a counter edge at the tip. The blade has a medallion with the representation of a lion: symbol of the Caliph Ali, called the lion of God (Assad Allah)
Handle in blond horn with a strap eyelet. Silver guard, single cruiser, with two straight quillons ending in olives.
Wooden scabbard covered with chagrin, and sewn with silver thread, with two silver trimmings, with floral and vegetal decorations. Side slit cap with mobile spring blade.
Sysmetric rings of bélière.
All the silver trimmings are poiçonnées.
Very nice condition.
Delevery information :
All items are sent by registered mail, insured.
Rates on request.
Delivery and installation possible.
1 800 €