An Afghan dagger pesh kabz

Item:
955
Region:
India
Type:
Daggers
Description:
An Afghan dagger pesh kabz, early to mid 19th Century. The “T” section blade is cut with 3 raised ribs along the back edge. The steel gripstrap is fitted with a hinged steel finial, and with a pair of ribbed horn grips. Contained in its skin covered sheath with large fluted steel chape having a whorled finial. Good age patina
Metrics:
Blade length 8” (20.4cms) Overall length 12½” (31.5cms)
Price:
£320