Two horn hilted Shotel swords from Ethiopia

Two long shotel sword from Ethiopia. The blades especially one very long and sharpened to the outer edge, the shorter retaining a decorated red leather scabbard. Both hilts of horn, one a single block, the other formed from two separate blocks. The longer with an elaborate silver filigree pommel cap, and finely etched European blade featuring the Ethiopian Crowned Lion of Judah at the forte.  african

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