A silver mounted Arab dagger Gusbi (Khanjar or Jambiya)

Item:
100
Region:
Arabia
Type:
Daggers
Description:
A silver mounted Arab dagger Gusbi (Khanjar or Jambiya) from the northern Hadhramaut or Yemen, c. 1900, blade with raised central rib. Rhino horn grip with engraved silver backplate, silver mounts with applied geometric decoration, applied with 10 oval red glass panels, tooled brown leather covering.
Metrics:
Blade length 7½” (19cms) Overall length 12½” (32cms)
Price:
£1,350