A Malayan dagger bade bade
S E Asia
A Malayan dagger bade bade, 19th century. The curved slender blade is single edged. The rhinocerous horn handle is carved with foliage and fitted with a silver ferrule worked with filigree. Contained in its wooden sheath with carved horn top and silver mounts embossed with foliage.
Blade length 8¾” (22cms) Overall length 11¼” (28.4cms)