An African Nubian tribal arm dagger
An African Nubian tribal arm dagger, late 19th Century. The blade, with raised central rib, well formed. The hilt of hardwood with turned ivory bands and pommel surmounted by a silver finial. Contained in its leather sheath with crocodile skin bands and leather arm band.
Blade length 5¾" (14.5cms) Overall length including sheath 11" (28cms)