ANTIQUE ISLAMIC DERVISH SWORD KASKARA, 19TH

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A 19th century Islamic Dervish sword Kaskara fromthe period - time of the Mahdi (Mohammed Ahmed 1848-85) revolutionary insurrection against colonial rules in Sudan. Details: the wooden grip wrapped in leather with steel cross guard, double edged steel blade with central fuller (the blade most likely old European blade), in its original leather scabbard. Overall length: 101cm (31 ¾ inches). Condition: nice age patina.

Item Details

Reference #:
ES246
Quantity
1
Category
Militaria & Weapons
Department
Antiques
Year
19th century
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
old patina
Material