A silver mounted Arab dagger Gusbi (Khanjar or Jambiya)

Item:
105
Region:
Arabia
Type:
Daggers
Description:
A silver mounted Arab dagger Gusbi (Khanjar or Jambiya) from the northern Hadhramaut or Yemen, late 19th century, blade with raised central rib. Rhino horn grip, silver mounts with filigree decoration and beaded bands. In its tooled brown leather covered sheath, silver mounts set with agates and corals.
Metrics:
Blade length 7¾” (19.5cms) Overall length 12¾” (32.5cms)
Price:
£1,350