East European Yataghan Sword with Straight Blade - 8906

Up for sale is this very Unusual Yataghan sword, probably of East European origin. NOT as usual it is equipped with a straight heavy fullered blade 28 inches long forged together with the heavy tang and bolsters. The blade heel as well as the grip strap are finely engraved and chiseled in a floral pattern. The grips are massive pieces of brass, beautifully chiseled in high relief in a floral design riveted to the steel tang. Total length 33 1/2 inches. Very good condition.