An African Nubian tribal arm dagger c 1900.
An African Nubian tribal arm dagger c 1900. The blade with a raised central rib, the nicely carved hilt of hardwood with silver mounts, the pommel edge with filigree decoration. Contained in its leather sheath with crocodile skin bands and containing two steel tweezers each with bodkin terminal; and with a leather arm band. Good age patina.
Blade length 8" (20.3cms) Overall length including sheath 13" (33cms)