Ottoman era. Good old example with 17 1/4” curved wedge section blade decorated with brass inlay bordered by hound’s tooth chiseled serpentine banding. Recurved iron guard. Wood hilt and scabbard with white metal wire work and red and gold pigment inlays. Brass bands and base ferrule to the grip. Good uniform aging to the hilt and scabbard. Blade bright with original cross polish to the forte.