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    Sale 7734

    Russian Art

    9 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 121

    Two shashkas, pattern 1881

    CIRCA 1881 AND 1912

    Price Realised  

    Two shashkas, pattern 1881
    circa 1881 and 1912
    Each with curved, gilt brass stirrup hilt and pierced quillon, the blade of the second by the Zlatoust Armament Factory, the first with leather scabbard, together with another one
    The first; 40¼ in. (102.3 cm) long, the second: 35 3/8 in. (89.2 cm.) and the third: 38¾ in. (98.5 cm) long (3)


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