BEAUTIFUL & UNUSUAL LATE 19th CENTURY VIETNAMESE KNIFE SWORD:
In very good original condition. 16 ˝” overall length. Beautiful silver hilt with wood grips inlaid with mother of pearl. Copper and silver crossguard. Very good 11 1/8” blade showing evidence of cleaning and bearing a smooth age patina throughout. No nicks, dings, etc. on the cutting edge. Blade and hilt are tight together. In its fine and outstanding original silver scabbard with wood panels showing a nice mother of pearl inlaid décor. A very attractive Vietnamese weapon!
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