Nice Sudanese North African Kaskara or Saif sword with silver mounted hilt

Nice Sudanese North African Kaskara or Saif sword with silver mounted hilt

A nice example of a Sudanese Kaskara broadsword circa 1900. The steel blade double edged, fullered and with deep 'man in the moon' makers stamps to both sides. The scabbard of leather with embossed stamped decoration, two raised hanging mounts, metal chape (possibly later). The hilt with a steel crossguard, silver grip and rounded silver disc pommel with repousse and engraved decoration.  Good condition. african

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