Antique 1900's Jambiya Dagger with Silver Filigree Scabbard and Handle. For your consideration is a beautiful antique Islamic weapon called jambiya. A jambiya is a short dagger worn by men in Yemen. The handle will tell the status of the person who wears it. Taken by travelers to other cultures, such as Ottoman empire, India, and Middle East, the design may show slight differences to the blade, handle and holster.It is similar to khanjar knife. Hand engraved low grade silver scabbard and handle with filigree-like pattern. The inner part of the the sheath is wooden. Circa 1900's, first half of the 20th century. PLEASE SCROLL DOWN THE PAGE FOR MORE PHOTOS! 11" x 5 " overall, the blade is 6" long x 2" wide.
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