Rusalka, paint-on-glass animation by Alexander Petrov
- Dated: 19th century
- Culture: Caucasian
- Measurements: overall length 91 cm
The sword has a curved, single -and false-edged, with a Damask blade with double groove, becoming a triple one at the centre. At the first section there’s a stamp depicting and toothed crescent. The weapon has its typical hilt entirely silver-plated, with silver wire binding, engraved, gilt and nielloed with floral motifs. The wooden scabbard features red leather covering, silver mounts decorated with gilt and nielloed, floral and geometrical engravings and a band with a loop and one suspension ring.
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IT IS TIME
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