Item #: 1002-12 -- An Arab Jambiya -- $750.00
An Arab Jambiya, 2nd half 20th century, with matching sheath, decorated overall with incised and embossed designs incorporating the crest of Saudi Arabia -- crossed sabers beneath a fan or tree. The blade of narrow traditional form with raised central rib with flattened peak. Entirely encased in white metal, possibly silver, with rose-gold colored wash. Overall 26.5 cm. at the longest extent, blade about 14.2 cm.