30 3/4" curved blade with medial fuller and long raised false edge. The forte with gold inlaid seal (some gold remaining) with maker's or owner's name. Iron hilt finely chiseled in high relief with panels of tendrils and flower heads. The langets with pierced motif tips and pairs of birds at the base. Decoration crisp and very attractive. Originally silver overlaid, now with considerable silver showing in protected areas.