Tiger tooth khanjar
Date: Late 19th Century
Size: 11.5 inches in scabbard
A clean and complete example of a 'Tiger Tooth' Khanjar .
The two piece bone grip section has the three lobed pommel that is unique to this dagger type. The grip strap and bolsters are steel with the latter being nicely faceted.
The wide double-edged blade features a chiseled flowering motif at the forte with crisp fullers and a thick central rib that terminates in a diamond section tip.
Complete with leather over wood scabbard with a large pierced brass chape with a lotus bud terminal.
In excellent condition overall.