A Burmese dagger Dha
A Burmese dagger Dha, c 1900. The single edged blade slightly swollen. Plain ivory hilt with silver ferrule. The two piece ivory sheath is entirely encased with silver, three sections of which are pierced and with filigree decoration including pairs of butterflies, fish and insects.
Blade length 5½” (14cms) Overall length (including sheath) 10” (25.2cms)