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Old 28th November 2019, 10:27 AM   #1
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Hey to everyone. I am new here so tnx for let me in. I dont speak english very well but you are already notice that...I am some kind of antick veapon collector. So I have some sabers,flintlocks,rifles,yathagans. I have one dagger I think that its type of yathagan knife named bichak. I didnt find much on internet about it so I would like someone to help me. Is it Ottoman or Greek or maybe no one Here is some pics..
TNX! Finally I post pics I forgot say dagger is silver with two coralls
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Old 28th November 2019, 04:37 PM   #2
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Old 29th November 2019, 02:19 PM   #3
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Its Ottoman from Bosnia or Albania...
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Old 29th November 2019, 04:56 PM   #4
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Its Ottoman from Bosnia or Albania...


I agree completely.
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Old 29th November 2019, 06:20 PM   #5
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Its Ottoman from Bosnia or Albania...


Tnx for your answer. I didnt see much silver daggers from Bosna,but I forget for Albania,they made much i filigree.
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Old 29th November 2019, 06:23 PM   #6
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Its Ottoman from Bosnia or Albania...


Hej tnx for your answer, I didnt see it much from Bosna in silver,but I forget for Albania...they make much i filigree..
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Old 29th November 2019, 06:27 PM   #7
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I'd say Bosnia, perhaps from the town of Focha. Called a mali noz
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Old 29th November 2019, 08:12 PM   #8
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I'd say Bosnia, perhaps from the town of Focha. Called a mali noz


Knifes from Foca has geaved a litel “f” on the blade. I didnt think anout Albania but maybe from there
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Mali noz is translated as “ small knife”. And Foca is likely: smooth round coral.
I would guess end of 19- early to mid 20th century. It doesn’t seem to be dated,
so dating is mainly by condition and decor.
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