Iron hilt with double symmetrical broad edged shell guards, large loops arms and olive form pommel. Silver encrusted throughout, the shells with biblical scenes including angels, maidens and epic heroes. The pommel and knuckle bow with expected wear. The shells and quillon block well preserved. Silver wire wrapped grip. 30 5/8” blade of flattened diamond section with rounded forte above faceted root. The first third decorated incised in facets, scrolling foliage and geometric foliate motifs.