19th century, all steel with slender shaped grip decorated front and back with silver koftgari in geometric panels. The front with inlaid copper inscription panel. Iron scabbard silver with decoration star and crescent and foliate motifs. The field including the grip edges, both in lustrous blue, fading and turning to brown. 5” d.e. blade silver decorated in stylized foliate motif matching the scabbard and retaining its brilliant bright blue. Extraordinary preservation for the period.