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Old 8th September 2021, 10:55 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by Kubur View Post

Your hilt and your guard are Persian.
It is true that the pommel has a karabela style.
This kind of hilt/pommel is very often connect to the Zand period.
It is clear that this Iranian sword was influenced by Ottoman culture.
The scabbard and the blade look Europeans, but I'm not sure about the blade.
I totally agree with all of that. The blade could be of a M1796 British cavalry saber.
Shoutout to Ian redirecting to my Karabela guide!
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