A silver mounted Arabian dagger khanjar

Item:
242
Region:
Arabia
Type:
Daggers
Description:
A silver mounted Arabian dagger khanjar dated 1965. Polished blade with raised central rib, one piece imitation amber hilt with 4 gold foil copies of ducats, silver ferrule. In its silver sheath engraved with Arabic inscription dated AH 1385 (=1965 AD) with pierced, chiselled and applied decoration.
Metrics:
Blade length 8” (20cms) Overall length 13½” (34.5cms) including sheath
Price:
£645