French shamshir saber early XIX century

15,000.00

European, most likely French shamshir sword made for the Ottoman market influenced by the Greek classical motifs. Beautiful Damascus gilt blade with regular bubble wrap pattern. Wooden, velvet and gilded brass scabbard. Europe, first half of the 19th century.

Total length: 103 cm.
Blade length: 84 cm.

 

 

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European, most likely French shamshir sword made for the Ottoman market influenced by the Greek classical motifs. Beautiful Damascus gilt blade with regular bubble wrap pattern. Wooden, velvet and gilded brass scabbard. Europe, first half of the 19th century.

Total length: 103 cm.
Blade length: 84 cm.