Beautiful OLD Jambiya LARGE Wood Handle Omani Saudi Arabia. Full description in English is below the Arabic.This is a LARGE and very BEAUTIFUL jambiya with absolutely stunning intricate silver work on the outside. It is also a very OLD one that is around 100 years old, possibly older. It is the best we have owned in thirty years of dealing antiques. The whole outer part is covered with the most exquisite silver filigree work.
The handle is made from wood which was only done on the best ones as most of them have silver/metal handles. Even the handle has some wonderful silver work on it. This would have been made by a master craftsman and would have been made for someone important! Just look at how large it is.370mm length (37cm/14 inches) overall. This amazing antique jambiya is in excellent condition as it has been carefully stored and well looked after by the same owner for many decades.
It is fresh to the market and has come from a private North of England collection. This is a beautiful and amazing top quality piece. Please see our other ancient and rare Islamic antiques, coins and antiquities. TERMS & CONDITIONS OF SALE.
Cheques only acceptable from UK Banks in sterling. Please DO NOT leave your questions until the last couple of hours of the listing! All dimensions and measurements are approximate.
Otherwise, do not expect an item to be covered for any loss or damage. Morocco Rare Moroccan Berber Oman Doha Muscat Bahrain Umayad Umayyad Abbasid Abbasi Sufi Naqshbandi Naqsbandi Kuwait Emirates Unusual. Islamic Arabic Persian Ottoman Khorassan Iznik Turkish Abbasid Ummayad Umayad Nishapur Moghul Iran Iranian Iraq Iraqi Quran Koran Kufic Nakshi Qajar Safavid Ghaznavid Umayyad Islam Fatimid Seljuk Seljuq Sassanian Mamluks Damascus Andalusia Dinar Dirham Dirhem Gold Silver Egypt Palestine Lebanon Syria Jordan Iran Iraq Afghanistan Pakistan Turkei Islamische Islamique Moslem Mussulman. The item "Oman Saudi OLD" is in sale since Tuesday, March 19, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Islamic/Middle Eastern".The seller is "islamiqueantiques_dot_com" and is located in Bradford. This item can be shipped worldwide.