A silver-mounted Jambiya and belt
Yemen, early 20th Century
with curved double edged steel blade, the waisted wood hilt mounted with silver decoration, the wood scabbard clad in leather and mounted in brass decorated in repoussé with palmettes containing flowerheads on a ground of repeated triangle designs, the belt with repoussé brass fittings
the jambiya 32.5 cm. long(2)
- Please note that this lot is subject to 5% import tax on the hammer price.