Object Title

Sword and scabbard - Sword and scabbard

Sword and scabbard - Sword and scabbard

Date

1910-1925

Object Number

IX.7711

Physical Description

Crescent moon and star pierced into hilt. Black chequered grips. Scabbard of white metal with a scabbard loop.

Dimensions

SwordWeight0.98kg
SwordWeight2.2lb
Swordlength39in.
Swordlength990mm
BladeWidth1.2in.
BladeWidth30mm
Bladelength32.9in.
Bladelength835mm

Associations

Places Turkey

Notes

A sword of this pattern is included in Z G Astvatsturya, 'Turetskoe oruznie: v sobrany gosudarstvennogo istoricheskogo museya', Sankt Petersburg, Atlant, 2002, p. 128 (illus.). The text is in Russian and has not been read.