Kinjal with scabbard, Cherkesse, Caucasus XIXth

Frédéric Coridon


Kinjal with scabbard, Cherkesse, Caucasus XIXth
Steel, bone, horn, iron, wood, leather, silver and gold
L. Total with scabbard. : 64cm - Total L. without scabbard: 61cm
L. of blade: 46.5cm - Width of blade at the heel: 4.7cm

Handle with two plates, one in bone and the other in horn, held by three rivets on gold and silver damascened rosettes.
Damascus blade, with one then two gutters on one side and two gutters on the other; they are acid-etched bottom with floral pattern. The front face is hallmarked in a cartridge enhanced with gold.
Wooden scabbard covered with black shagreen, with two silver fittings with embossed decoration. Steel bouterolle.

Fairly good condition.
Ref: 1608

Text and photos © FCP CORIDON

Condition Fairly good condition
1800 €

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