Unusual Takouba Sword with Very Wide Blade - 7198

A very unusual example of the Takouba - Sword of the Tuareg, with a blade of exceptional dimensions: 25 inches long, more than 6 inches wide at the top. The blade has two copper dots inlaid near its tip. The handle is brass engrave with geometrical design and the scabbard is tooled leather with similar brass mounts. Good condition. Some pitted spots near the tip. The scabbard tip is slightly damaged. Very Unusual Find