About the longest example we have seen! Mahdist period. 13" d.e blade village made and chiseled in hatched panels and repeated motif of a crescent on a standard. Maroon leather wrapped grip with rounded iron skull crusher pommel. The grip face mounted with four cowries. Tooled leather scabbard with three vertical ridges, the back mounted with three cowrie cluster. Sound condition with wear to the leather as expected. Blade quite crisp with good patina.