Category: daggers

Persian kandshar dagger with agate hilt, circa…

Persian kandshar dagger with agate hilt, circa 1900.

from Hermann Historica

Japanese dagger set, 19th century.

Japanese dagger set, 19th century.

from Thomas Delmar Ltd.

Persian kandshar with carved ivory hilt, circa…

Persian kandshar with carved ivory hilt, circa 1800.

from Hermann Historica

Five African Edged Weapons 1) Masaai seme, 15…

Five African Edged Weapons

1) Masaai seme, 15 inch double edged blade, narrow leather-covered grip, russet leather-covered scabbard. 2) Another, massive example with slender 22 inch blade of diamond section broadening towards the point; ribbed leather-covered grip; russet leather-covered scabbard with leather suspension strap. 3) North African arm dagger; 7 inch double edged blade molded with fullers; tured wooden grip with wheel pommel; leather and reptile skin scabbard with plaited leather arm loop. 4) Another, broad 8 ½ inch blade of diamond section; leather-covered grip with iron ‘arrowhead’ pommel; black leather-covered scabbard missing the arm loop. 5) Large Salampasu knife; broad 14 inch blade with scalloped edges; stepped wooden grip; leather scabbard with plaited decoration.

Obsidian knife, Admiralty Islands, Papua New G…

Obsidian knife, Admiralty Islands, Papua New Guinea

Afrom Bonham’s

Persian bronze dagger, 9th – 4th century BC. …

Persian bronze dagger, 9th – 4th century BC.

from The Minneapolis Institute of Art

Silver mounted kindjal from the Caucasus, 19th…

Silver mounted kindjal from the Caucasus, 19th century.

from Hermann Historica

Kris with carved scabbard and hilt, Indonesian…

Kris with carved scabbard and hilt, Indonesian, 19th century.

from Karabella Auctions

Gold inlaid karud with walrus ivory handle, de…

Gold inlaid karud with walrus ivory handle, decorated with emeralds, rubies, red coral, and turquoise. Turkestan, 19th century.

from Hermann Historica

Silver and gold decorated kindjal dagger, circ…

Silver and gold decorated kindjal dagger, circa 1900.

from Hermann Historica