3 April 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,000
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A NIELLOED SILVER DAGGER, GEORGIA OR EASTERN TURKEY, 19TH CENTURY
With straight steel blade with etched decoration, marked with Cyrillic, sheath and hilt with nielloed chased and engraved decoration, inscribed to reverse "1914" - 17 1/2in (44.5cm) long
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