A good African Nubian tribal arm dagger

Item:
685
Region:
Africa
Type:
Daggers
Description:
A good African Nubian tribal arm dagger, early 20th Century. The blade is engraved with Arabic inscriptions together with a fish and a bird. The nicely carved hardwood hilt with ivory band and turned ivory pommel with a silver mount. Contained in its leather sheath with crocodile skin bands and leather arm band. Good age patina.
Metrics:
Blade length 5½" (14.2cms) Overall length including sheath 10" (25.5cms)
Price:
£345