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Knife, Scabbard, F82.156

Physical Description

Long, slender, single-edged, curved steel blade. Widest at hilt, tapers to thin point. Fluted. Engraved inscriptions on fuller. Hilt white horn or bone, black horn, riveted to flat tang. Decorated gold braid, star-shaped designs on white horn. Hilt straight, uniform, slightly rounded at pommel. Red leather, scabbard, plain; leather belt-mount at hilt end.

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 500 x 100 x 22mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Knife): 490 x 32 x 12mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Scabbard): 370 x 100 x 22mm

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