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Old 17th August 2012, 02:12 PM   #1
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Default Help identify this item is. "yatagan" 1

Dear Colleagues. Help identify this item is. Its size is 60 cm.
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Old 17th August 2012, 08:43 PM   #2
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Beautiful yataghan, despite the damage to the pommel. The hilt and bolster shape and decoration point to Greece. Based on Elgood's latest book, I think Epirus is likely the place where this piece was hilted.

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Old 17th August 2012, 09:44 PM   #3
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I vote for Crete because of the niello and small ears. Nice......
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Old 18th August 2012, 03:42 PM   #4
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thank you for your help
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Old 19th August 2012, 12:57 PM   #5
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Hello Damien

not able to propose a translation, because it's not in Arabic language
may be in Turkish ?

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