Indo-Arab Jambiya Dagger - 14845
The style of this fine Jambiya Dagger is also known as Indo-Arab for the mixed styles of Jambiya daggers from the Arab peninsula with Indian khanjars. Also it may be that such daggers were made in Indian for wealthy Arabs residing in India or in the peninsula. Classical curved double edge blade with pronounced central rib. Brass handle. Scabbard covered with fabric and mounted with brass mounts. Blade 6 1/2 inches, total 12 inches. Late 19C. Very good plus condition.