A good Tibetan silver mounted dagger
China & Tibet
A good Tibetan silver mounted dagger, 19th Century. The blade is polished and single edged and cut with two fullers. The silver mounted hilt and sheath comprise a pierced pommel with engraved details and parcel gilt with Buddhist ornaments, the grip bound with woven silver wire. In its wooden sheath covered with black leather and with large silver mounts having nicely chiselled bands and parcel gilt flowers.
Blade length 12¾” (32.2cms) Overall length (including sheath) 16¾” (42.3cms)