Very Good Massive Tibetan Sword Ke-Tri - 14059

This large and rare Tibetan long sword (Ke-Tri) is late 19 C. The blade is massive 31 inches long. It is forged from laminated steel folded at both ends of the blade (Hair pin folding) . White metal covered handle gilded on the front face. Grip bound with white metal wire and the pommel is set with coral stone. Scabbard of steel frame, wood liners covered with leather and finely chased gilded white metal panels. Total length 39 inches. Very good condition . Very impressive rare sword.