Fine Ottoman Dagger with Jade handle dated 1267 (1850) - 14594 - New
A fine Ottoman Dagger with 10 inches double edged early blade (may be 18C.) forged from wootz (watered) steel of good high contrast pattern. Beautiful green Jade handle with silver collar. Engraved silver mounted scabbard dated 1267 in the Islamic calendar ( 1850 in the Gregorian calendar). Very good condition. The blade is most probably 18C. Very elegant item.