A Very Good Large Trousse set from Bosnia & Hertzegovina - 14463

A very typical trousse from Bosnia & Hertzegovina, inscribed "Saraievo" and dated 1887, 1888, in the very short period of independence before the annexation to the Austro-Hungarian Empire. The good quality blade is straight, single edge, 12 inches long and dated with silver koftgari. The two prong fork is dated and decorated with silver as well. The grips are ivory, set with brass dots and circles and red painted dots. The scabbard is wood covered with black leather. Total length 18 inches. Very good condition. A very good large example.