Fine 19th C. Ottoman Turkish Agate mounted wootz dagger kard (ID: id1090)
Fine 19th C. Ottoman Turkish Agate mounted wootz dagger kard
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A fine example of a 19th C. Ottoman Turkish kard mounted with agate slad grips, and gilded copper, or tombac, mounts. The blade is of very fine quality and displays a vivid wootz pattern throughout.
The original scabbard appears to be a vellum like materials over wood and is in the Central Asian or Persianate style with part of the grip visible once the dagger is all the way in.
Overall length 15", blade is 9".