Fine Small Jambiya Dagger from the Hijaz - 14736
This Jambiya dagger is coming from the Hijaz area, probably Saudi Arabia, early 20C. Very well made with an 8 inches double edge blade, forged from Sham wootz (Low contrast Middle east wootz steel) finely chased silver handle and scabbard mounts. leatrher covered scabbard with spiral stitching. Total length 13 1/2 inches. Very good plus condition.