Scarce 19th C. Qajar Persian Officers Sword (ID: i216)
Scarce 19th C. Qajar Persian Officers Sword
|( ID: i216 )|
A scarce 19th C. Qajar persian officers sword in the style of the Imperial Russian Model 1858 artillery officers sword. This example is made with a brass handle and the original leather and brass mounted scabbard. The blade was shortened, possibly for ship board use and has the original Farsi markings at the ricasso. Overall 36", blade is 23".