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Sword, Scabbard, D24.2363

Physical Description

Curved, single-edged steel blade, convex edge, flat back. Lacquered black one-piece hilt with finger guard; carved ring near blade, decorated near rounded pommel, raised, connects with guard. Curved brown wooden scabbard, drilled hole 11cm from flat bottom, scroll-carved collar, bound two leather straps, two rattan cane straps.




Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Sword): 621 x 72 x 35mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Scabbard): 63 x 512 x 38mm
Maximum Length: 638mm

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