A silver mounted Omani dagger Khanjar

Item:
978
Region:
Arabia
Type:
Daggers
Description:
A silver mounted Omani dagger Khanjar, late 19th century. The curved blade has a raised reinforcing rib, and the rhinocerous horn hilt has silver mounts. Contained in its silver mounted sheath decorated with filigree and embossed floral designs with embroidered silver wire and ribbon decoration. The belt is embroidered and retained by 4 silver rings.
Metrics:
Blade length 7” (18cms) Overall length 11¼” (28.8cms)
Price:
£550