A silver mounted Arab dagger Khanjar (Jambiya)

Item:
103
Region:
Arabia
Type:
Daggers
Description:
A silver mounted Arab dagger Khanjar (Jambiya) late 19th century, blade with raised rib. Rhino horn hilt with silver back, applied with 4 gold coins (imitating Venetian ducats), gold bands and roundels. In its silvered sheath with geometric decoration and raised chiselled bands.
Metrics:
Blade length 8¼” (21cms) Overall length 12¾” (32.5cms)
Price:
£1,150