Antique Turkish Ottoman Islamic Dagger Jambiya not sword 18th Century LARGE!! Antique 18th century large Turkish Ottoman Islamic dagger Khanjar - Jambiya with tapering double-edged sturdy steel blade with medial ridge mounted in a characteristic one-piece grip. With its original solid silver scabbard with wooden insert encased and applied with openwork panels of scrolling tendrils the scabbard throat adorned with bands of braided silver wire and beads, and fitted one side with a small loop for attachment of a cord or decorative tassel.
REFERENCES: Turkish Weapons by E. CONDITION: The silver scabbard is damaged with signs of old soldering; the hilt has cracks from age (as common in these daggers) but still hold very solid. Blade is with some wear and pitting overall. These are signs of age and usage, that can be expected from an over 200-year-old combat dagger.MEASUREMENTS The overall length of scabbard (approximate): 47 cm (18.5 inches) The overall length without the scabbard (approximate): 40.3 cm (15.87 inches). All items are guaranteed to be authentic antiques, and not reproductions. All our artifacts are accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity. Canadian buyers please note: We are required to charge HST or GST on all orders mailed to Canadian destinations.
Our business HUNDRED & ONE ANTIQUES is based on a long family tradition of collecting fine European and Oriental Antiques and Art, with a special interest in Antique Arms and Armour. We have been involved in antique trading since 1970.Welcome and thank you for visiting. The item "Antique Turkish Ottoman Islamic Dagger Jambiya not sword 18th Century LARGE" is in sale since Wednesday, December 20, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Middle East". The seller is "eclecticmuseum" and is located in Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.