A Moroccan hall marked silver mounted dagger jambya

Item:
946
Region:
Africa
Type:
Daggers
Description:
A Moroccan hall marked silver mounted dagger jambya dated AH 1318 (1900AD). The blade is of conventional form, and the grip is made from a solid section of polished rhinocerous horn. The mounts and sheath are of hallmarked silver, and engraved overall with flowering foliage.
Metrics:
Blade length 9¼” (23.5cms) Overall length (including sheath) 16¾” (42cms)
Price:
£790