Shashka

Armament, Edged

Materials:

Metal and Bone

Dimensions:

B 30.5 in x W 35.5 in

Accession Number:

5.85

Credit Line:

Gift. Pototsky

Description

Shashka. Curved blade with two fullers along the back. Bone or ivory Caucasian hilt with cleft.

Inscriptions & Markings

Mark on blade: dots; two semi-circles with scalloped outside, convex sides facing each other.