• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 1074

    AN ARABIAN GOLD CEREMONIAL DAGGER "KHANJAR", PROBABLY OMAN

    20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ARABIAN GOLD CEREMONIAL DAGGER "KHANJAR", PROBABLY OMAN
    20TH CENTURY
    WITH STEEL SLIGHTLY CURVED BLADE, THE HANDLE OF GOLD, SHEATH SIMILAR WITH A SERIES OF GEOMETRIC DESIGNS TO UPPER AND LOWER SECTION
    24.5 CM. LONG


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