An African Nubian tribal arm dagger
An African Nubian tribal arm dagger, c. 1900. The tapered blade cut with a single fuller and stamped with devices on one side at the forte. The carved dark hardwood hilt with silver filigree mounts. Contained in its leather sheath with crocodile skin bands and leather arm band. Good patina.
Blade length 9½" (24cms) Overall length including sheath 14¼" (36.5cms)