Antique Islamic Middle Eastern Mughal Dagger Jambiya In Silver Sheath (swgn1008). An exceptional antique, 19th century, silver mounted Mughal, Islamic Middle Eastern, Ottoman period time, Marsh Arabs dagger, Jambiya, Khanjar of Basra area in Southern Iraq, with a long, curved double-edged sturdy steel blade, with a medial ridge in excellent condition.
Some signs of pitting and rust to the blade. One piece horn hilt of elegant form, carved in the central knob, and typical hooked pommel adorned with silver domed rosette base mounted in low-grade silver ferrule set.
A low-grade silver scabbard chased with scrolling foliage. Measures approx 13.5", sheath approx 9.5" and the blade is 9. Due to the reason of light and the display. You can see the picture may have a slight color difference problem.This is inevitable, please understand. Please review images to make your judgment on cosmetic condition which I believe is a matter of personal opinion. You will get what you see. Please take a good look at what you are purchasing. If you would like additional photos or have questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to me!! Please note that we sell previously owned and vintage items. While the items we offer are in great condition oftentimes they do bear traces of their previous life and some signs of use should be expected. Please check out our other listings. Thanks for shopping with us! Normal wear do to age.