Item #: 1002-14 -- An Arab Jambiya -- $750.00
An Arab jambiya bearing the Omani crest, ca. mid-20th century. The hilt and scabbard with embossed and profusely filigreed decoration, the scabbard with panels containing embossed emblems incorporating a central jambiya and crossed implements of some sort -- perhaps symbols of state. The sheath with two hanging rings, two decorative rings and brown leather backing. Traditional blade with central rib. Overall in sheath 23.5 cm. at the widest extent, blade about 11 cm.