An Arab silver mounted dagger Khanjar (Jambiya)

Item:
109
Region:
Arabia
Type:
Daggers
Description:
An Arab silver mounted dagger Khanjar (Jambiya) from the Hadhramaut, c. 1900, blade with raised central rib. Rhino horn grip with engraved silver backplate and silver mounts. In its pierced and engraved silver sheath with upturned finial.
Metrics:
Blade length 8” (20.5cms) Overall length 12¼” (31cms)
Price:
£890