• Indian and Islamic Works of Ar auction at Christies

    Sale 5495

    Indian and Islamic Works of Art

    16 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 536

    A JAMBIYYA WITH GILT DECORATED SHEATH, YEMEN, LATE 19TH-EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A JAMBIYYA WITH GILT DECORATED SHEATH, YEMEN, LATE 19TH-EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Of typical form, the steel blade of curved form, sheath with silver and gilt wire and applied repousse gilt bands, hilt of horn - 12in (30.5cm)


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