Looks and is very Authentic with an elaborate traditional Silver filigree scabbard and a wooden ornamented handle. Total length - approx 39 cm (15 3/8 inch). Weight - 524 grams (1 lb & 2 1/2 oz).
Blade Length - 22 cm (8 5/8 inch). Blade max width - 6 cm (2 3/8 inch). >Knife sits well and firm inside scabbard and all together piece solid and completely functional. >Back leather padding on back has been restored and is in good order. >General expected wear with some cracks seen in scabbard edges & some rust signs on Blade of Knife.
Antique Yemenite Dagger Islamic Silver Filigree Yemen Jambiya Khanjar Knife. Yemen also as a Jambiya Knife and was through the centuries a symbol of Manhood. In traditional Yemenite society the dagger was both a weapon and an ornamental tool of social qualification status. >General expected wear with some cracks seen in scabbard edges & some rust signs on Blade of Knife (blade is not silver).Please see front and back scans or all photos for visual information , and use supper size option for details and additional condition valuation. Return is possible for legitimate reasons. You can return item within 14 days from arrival to you. Return in original package and condition.
Smilansky Gallery- Business operating from Hertzliya Pituach since 2005. Approved for international sales and merchant activity. Smilansky Gallery is a retail business that deals by definition with Stamps, Antiques, Jewelry, Collections and Art.
Authorized Business dealer/exporter # 028078996. Somalia, Libya, Niger, Angola, Syria, Nigeria, Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait.Pakistan, Qatar, Bahrain, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates. Get Images that Make Supersized Seem Small. Tailor your auctions with Auctiva's. The item "Antique Yemeni Dagger Islamic Silver Filigree Yemen Jambiya Khanjar Knife" is in sale since Wednesday, January 17, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Middle East". The seller is "smigallery" and is located in Tel Aviv. This item can be shipped worldwide.