Kindjal Bebut

Armament, Edged

Creator:

Zlatoustovskaia oruzheinaia fabrika

Date:

1916

Materials:

Metal, Brass, Wood and Leather

Dimensions:

B 17.25 in x W 25 in

Accession Number:

6.85

Credit Line:

Gift. Pototsky

Description

Infantry soldier's kindjal bebut, 1907 model. Curved blade with both edges sharpened, two fullers on each side. Wooden hilt fastened with two brass rivets. Black leather-covered wooden scabbard, brass locket and chape.

Inscriptions & Markings

Marks on blade: crown over A; A. On reverse of blade: 1916; ЗЛАТОУСТЪ. On hilt: 82. On locket : 86 or 98; A. On chafe: A.