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MEXICAN PITEADO SWORD SCABBARD

Sword Scabbard

Maker: Unknown

Country of Origin: Mexico

Circa: 1910’s

SKU: SS300 Category:

Description

An antique Mexican sword scabbard.  It is made from a good quality leather, elaborately embroidered with piteado, cactus fiber, thread.  The leather, under the embroidery, is tooled with a stippled background.  It probably dates to the Mexican Revolution period.  It appears to fit a straight blade sword with a 22-24″ blade.

 

Overall Length, including Tassel: 28″

Width at Throat: .90″

 

Condition: Solid with some wear and oil staining – Tassel a bit dry, with some losses – Only one 1/2″ area of embroidery loss on shaft of scabbard

 

Questions: Call 801-554-5120

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