From the collection of: Ladislav Černý

Attribution

Early to mid 20th century, Tuareg

Comments

A good fighting example with a single fuller blade. The owner believes it is not forged, but shaped possibly from an existing foreign piece of steel. The blade is unmarked.

The hilt is of the usual stacked pommel type.

Measurements

weight: 748g without scabbard
length: 96cm, blade 81,5 cm
width at guard: 4,8 cm
thickness at guard: 0,32 cm and is constant in length
point of balance: 19 cm