SOUTH INDIAN ARAB JAMBIYA. Steel, white metal and wood.

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SOUTH INDIAN ARAB JAMBIYA. Steel, white metal and wood. Late19th to early 20th century.

Curved fullered double-edged blade (14.9 cm), waisted silver-covered hilt embossed and chased with foliage along one side set with two silver florets, and along the other with a scaled pattern, central collar chased with foliage en suite, and bud-shaped terminals, in original wood-lined silver scabbard decorated on the outside with panels and borders of pierced and chased foliage, suspension strap chased with foliage and with three rings on either side for suspension, and large bud-shaped finial.

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