A Faberge gold-mounted Russian Shashka

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The gold hilt cast and chased in form of an eagles head with pierced eye inscribed in Cyrillic For Bravery, the curved blade spear pointed, the wood scabbard covered with black leather, gold band with loose ring and gold chape, steel blade with bladesmith mark in the form of a cannon with three balls, signed, possibly Mavrov, makers mark, workmaster Henrik Wigstrom, St. Petersburg, 1908-1917.