Antique Arab Dagger Silver mounted Islamic Jambiya
browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Popular Collectibles: Militaria: Edged Weapons: Pre 1900: item # 1123497
Please refer to our stock # ES529 when inquiring.
Hundred and One Antiques
Visit Our Website
613 979 8250
Antique 19th century Arab silver –mounted dagger Jambiya with curved double-edged blade formed with a medial ridge, silver hilt of open wire fine filigree bead work with raised knobbed pattern, silver scabbard with wooden insert decorated with repousse in the typical tribal motifs and fitted with a belt loops for suspension.
Overall length with the scabbard: 31.5 cm (12 3/8 inches).
Condition: The Jambiya is in good condition and shape considering its age with signs of age and usage patina.
REFERENCES:"The Arms and Armour of Arabia in the 18Th-19th Centuries" By Robert Elgood
"The World Encyclopedia Of Knives, Daggers & Bayonets" By DR.Tobias Capwell
ALL ITEMS ARE GUARANTEED TO BE AUTHENTIC ANTIQUES, AND NOT REPRODUCTIONS.
ALL OUR ARTIFACTS ARE ACCOMPANIED BY A CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY.
WE SHIP INTERNATIONALLY