An Omani 7 ring silver mounted Khanjar (Jambiya)

Item:
113
Region:
Arabia
Type:
Daggers
Description:
An Omani 7 ring silver mounted Khanjar (Jambiya) c. 1900, blade with raised rib. Rhino horn hilt with filigree silver mounts and granulation, 7 heavy silver rings retained by silver wire. A companion knife with elaborate silver wire bound handle is contained in a slender attached leather sheath.
Metrics:
Blade length 8” (20cms) Overall length 13½” (34.5cms)
Price:
£1,250