Very Good Indo-Arab Jambiya Dagger - 14628

This very good Jambiya dagger is coming from India, late 19C. It was probably made in India for export to Arabia or for a wealthy Arab residing in India and shows clear influence of the Jambiya daggers from Arabia. Very well forged steel blade with a pronounced central rib, 8 1/2 inches long. Horn handle decorated with brass and steel nails. Leather covered scabbard with pierced brass tip. Total length 15 inches. Very good plus condition