Piha Kaetta Dagger
- Dated: 18th century
- Place of Origin: Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
- Measurements: overall length: 15 inches (380mm). Blade length: 13 inches (330mm)
This is a very elaborate and beautiful example with ivory grips that are intricately carved and fitted in silver. The grip strap is copper and equally as intricate. The upper part of blade appears to be gilt brass, with a central rosette surrounded by floral patterns. The dagger has a short, heavy, and stubby blade. The original wooden scabbard has a large copper throat piece wonderfully patinated, bordered by a silver band.
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Serbian Nozh Dagger
- Dated: first half of the 19th century
- Measurements: overall length 32.5 cm
With fine, intricately filigreed silver hilt of cylindrical form, the dagger is set with multiple corals on each surface. It has a straight, single-edged blade with profiling and fuller along the spine, with long clipped tip struck with stars and crescents. In its embossed in its silver scabbard with bead finial
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