19th century. 4 1/8” s.e. blade with a straight back and broad back fuller one side. Blade form as found on Chinese and Tibetan trousse sets. Two-piece bone scale grips Good form pommel. The scabbard with two-piece brass mounts well chiseled and pierced in foliage and geometric motifs each set with a red bead. The small medial segment covered in leather. Original metal belt loop. Blade quite bright for these. Good early example.