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Dagger

Object Number:42-30-260A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Arab
Provenience: Arabian Peninsula
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Steel
Wood
Cloth
Iron
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:168 - Collector Number

Description

"Jambiya". Double-edged steel blade sharply curved and tapering to point. Prominent medial ridge on both faces. Wooden grip wider at top and bottom.

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