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>Costume Studies
>>1826 Albanian başıbozuk
>>>yataghan
Subjectbaşıbozuk 'broken head' irregular infantry
Culture: Albanian/Arnaut
Setting: Ottoman empire late 18-19thc
Objectyataghan short sword








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* Higgins Armory Museum > Scimitars to Samurai
"Yataghan (sword) with scabbard, late 1700s  Ottoman Turkish
Wootz steel; gold false-damasceningsilverwalrus ivory; wood
Weight: 1 lb. 12 oz. (yataghan only)" ...


​* Metropolitan Museum of Art > Stone Gallery of Arms and Armor
"Yataghan  Steel, silver-gilt, coral Anatolian or Balkan, Ottoman period, dated 1802/3"
"Yataghan  Steel, silver, gold coral Anatolian or Balkan, Ottoman period dated 1822"





* Higgins Armory Museum















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