Very Fine Royal Gurade Sword / Saber, Ethiopia - 9467
This very fine Gurade sword is some times called Royal as might have belonged to the Royal family of the Ethiopian Emperor. We do not guaranty this but this is definitely a very fine Gurade with British made Wilkinson blade 31 inches long etched with Amharic letters. Massive single piece Rhino horn handle of good color mounted with filigree silver pommel cover. Hide scabbard with green velvet cover and pierced filigree silver bands. Long pierced solver filigree locket. Total length 40 inches. Very good condition. A very fine sword.