Item #: 1002-5F -- A Wahabbite Jambiya -- $600.00
A large Wahabbite jambiya with sharp gently curved double-edged blade with incised decoration at the forte. Hardwood handle covered in sheet silver with copper rear strap and three large frontal bosses. Sheet copper sheath with silver upper segment, the latter with incised and punched decoration. The chape consisting of a spent Egyptian shotgun shell casing. Overall GC; the blade cleaned bright. Blade 42 cm., overall in sheath 57 cm.