The Shashka sabre, dating back to the 12th century, was an effective and highly-feared weapon of the Russian soldiers through World War I. During the 19th century, the sword became standardized for all cavalry units, and in 1881 it became the official weapon of all Russian troops and policemen.
Add an immediate showcase centerpiece to your collection with this sleek replica featuring a stylish simulated ivory handle, an antique brass-engraved scabbard, and a 30" metal blade. Authentic size and weight of the original. 35" total length.