Antique Russian Silver Niello Islamic Dagger Caucasian Kindjal Letter Opener. Rare antique Imperial Russian Silver Niello letter opener in the form of small Dagger, Caucasian Islamic sword Kindjal with a hilt and scabbard made in classical Caucasian form. DESCRIPTION:An extremely rare Russian Caucasian sword Kindjal with hilt and scabbard splendidly engraved in classic Russian foliate motifs and decorated with -niello with chain and suspension mounts pierced engraved and nielloed with the Muslim symbol : A crescent moon with star (, hill)The scabbard is adorned with Cyrillic script na pamyat(for remember).
The scabbard is stamped with the Russian silver hallmark 84 Kokoshnik with the assayers initials Yakov Lyapunov St. The ferule of the hilt is also stamped with the small Kokoshnik hallmark. CONDITION: Showing age and usage, tip of the blade with minor bumps however in good condition, for an over 100 years old antique.
Free of repair or restoration. MEASUREMENTS: Overall length of the knife, sheathed in the scabbard: 16.2 cm (6.38 inches).
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The seller is "eclecticmuseum" and is located in Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.