19C Caucasian / Armenian Curved Point Kindjal
/ Bebut, sold
Sometimes referred to as a Bebut, this is a Caucasian military
curved point kindjal, 19th Century, probably Armenian, in good condition.
44.1 cm tri-fullered blade with maker's mark (almost certainly
Armenian script), this is actually a curved point kindjal rather
than a bebut, but is often referred to as the later. The blade in
very good condition, period sharpened of course; these weapons were
not for show. The hardwood hilt also in very good order; blade firm
in hilt. Additional / full sized photos available upon request.
Item reference number is A56 - Tube 15.