An African Nubian tribal arm dagger

Item:
677
Region:
Africa
Type:
Daggers
Description:
An African Nubian tribal arm dagger, late 19th Century. The broad blade with double edges. The guard is made from rhino horn, and the pommel from turned ivory with silver wire binding, a silver grip and raised pommel. Contained in its leather sheath with arm band. Good age patina.
Metrics:
Blade length 5½" (13.8cms) Overall length including sheath 10¾" (27.5cms)
Price:
£545