A silver mounted Arab dagger Khanjar (Jambiya)
A silver mounted Arab dagger Khanjar (Jambiya), late 19th century, blade with raised rib. Rhino horn hilt with fine nail work decoration, engraved silver back, applied with 3 gold coins (imitating Venetian ducats). In its silver sheath finely engraved with flowers, foliage and geometric borders.
Blade length 7¾” (19.5cms) Overall length 13” (33cms)