Art of Swords

Sword
/sôrd/
Noun
1. A weapon consisting typically of a long, straight or slightly curved, pointed blade having one or two cutting edges and set into a hilt.
2. An instrument of death or destruction.

Turkish Yatagan Sword
Dated: 19th century or earlier
Measurements:  25” overall with a 20” blade
More on the Yatagan Sword - HERE
The handle is in very good condition with walrus ivory plaques that are not damaged (1 ¾” wide across the back), and filigree metal work with eight coral insets. The blade has some pitting from past rust, but it is in pretty good clean condition now. 

Source & Copyright: Erik’s Edge

Turkish Yatagan Sword

  • Dated: 19th century or earlier
  • Measurements:  25” overall with a 20” blade
  • More on the Yatagan Sword - HERE

The handle is in very good condition with walrus ivory plaques that are not damaged (1 ¾” wide across the back), and filigree metal work with eight coral insets. The blade has some pitting from past rust, but it is in pretty good clean condition now. 

Source & Copyright: Erik’s Edge

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    Looks like a Persian “immortal” sword
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    Awfully pretty, but that same “semi-machete” feel (and I can hear Nick cringing from here) I want. The more I see this...
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    Pretty sword, but I prefer something with a hand-guard.
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    Also I need this in my weapons rack ASAP.
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