Carolingian Empire - Hunting - Cutlass

Description
Carolingian Empire - Hunting - Cutlass
Fair - 1780

hunting cutlass (?) or janissary sword (?)
European work
scimitar-type cutting blade with buttress
iron mount and ebony grip
leather sheath (worn and pierced) with 2 trimmings
2 pierced iron trimmings, engraved with a magnificent quality
definitely for a rich man
original and unusual
luxury item
length 72 cm and margin of 6 cm
original, not a re-construction
period late 18th century

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Lot details
Country of manufacture
Carolingian Empire
Weapon Type
Cutlass
Sub-type
Hunting
Condition
Fair
Year of Manufacture
1780
Overall Length
72 cm
Barrel/ blade length
58 cm
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