Very Fine Tiger Teeth Jambiya Dagger with Wootz Blade - 10928

The family of daggers known as Tiger Teeth are coming from North India, They are characterized by the curved blade with reinforced edges and slightly thickened tip. The hilt is of a full tang style, with big bolsters, wide grip strap and very typical three lobed pommel. This specific one has a very fine 8 1/2 inches blade forged from wootz (Damascus) steel with clear high contrast pattern. The grips are carved ivory. Leather covered scabbard. Total length 13 1/2 inches. Very good condition.