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Old 19th April 2018, 11:31 AM   #1
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Default Large dagger with Armenian (?) inscription

Large Ottoman yataghan type of dagger. One side of teh blade is etched with designs, the other has an inscription. I am not sure about what is the language of teh inscription.
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Old 19th April 2018, 12:18 PM   #2
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That's pure Arabic my friend.
The scabbard is beautiful. At a first look i was thinking Indian, but when I looked closer it's all Ottoman Turkish... "our taste".
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Old 19th April 2018, 05:39 PM   #3
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Probably a Trabzon knife
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