Ottoman (Anatolian or Balkan) yatagan / yataghan, A.H. 1238/A.D. 1822, steel, silver, gold, coral, Length, 29 1/4 in. (74.3 cm) Length of blade, 22 1/8 in. (56.2 cm), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935. Inscribed with the date 1238 (A.D. 1822), the name of the maker ("Made by Abdullah"), six Turkish verses of good will towards the owner, and the names of two owners (Ismael Gazi and Abdul Kadar).