A Wahabite dagger Jambiya (Khanjar)

Item:
130
Region:
Arabia
Type:
Daggers
Description:
A Wahabite dagger Jambiya (Khanjar), 2nd ½ of the 19th century. Horn grips laid upon brass plates, silver mounts elaborately decorated with filigree and granulation. Black leather covered sheath with large silver mounts en-suite, plain tapered double edged blade.
Metrics:
Blade length 14¾” (37.5cms) Overall length 20½” (52cms)
Price:
£975