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Indo-Persian dagger, Persian blade dated 1738 to 1739, Ottoman hilt and scabbard, 19th century, steel, gold, rock crystal, ruby, emerald, H. with sheath 19 1/2 in. (49.5 cm); H. without sheath 18 1/4 in. (46.4 cm); H. of blade 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm); W. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm); D. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm); Wt. 9.5 oz. (269.3 g); Wt. of sheath 6.2 oz. (175.8 g), Met Museum.

Indo-Persian dagger, Persian blade dated 1738 to Ottoman hilt and…

Indo-Persian dagger, Persian blade dated 1738 to 1739, Ottoman hilt and scabbard, 19th century, steel, gold, rock crystal, ruby, emerald, H. with sheath 19 1/2 in. (49.5 cm); H. without sheath 18 1/4 in. (46.4 cm); H. of blade 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm); W. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm); D. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm); Wt. 9.5 oz. (269.3 g); Wt. of sheath 6.2 oz. (175.8 g), Met Museum.

Indo-Persian dagger, Persian blade dated 1738 to Ottoman hilt and…

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Ottoman yataghan from the Court of Suleyman the Magnificent, c, workshop of Ahmed Tekelü (possibly Iranian, active Istanbul, ca.

Russian yataghan with scabbard, 1861, steel and bronze, forged, carved and gilded. Dimension: l. 64,1 cm, Hermitage Museum, Russia.

Russian yataghan with scabbard, steel and bronze, forged, carved and…

Ottoman jambiya, 19th century, steel, jade, gold, agate, amber, emerald, ruby, crystal, diamond, H. with sheath 18 1/4 in. (46.4 cm); H. without sheath 16 5/8 in. (42.2 cm); H. of blade 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm); W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Wt. 17.9 oz. (507.5 g); Wt. of sheath 8.1 oz. (229.6 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.

Ottoman jambiya, 19th century, steel, jade, gold, agate, amber, emerald, ruby, crystal, diamond, H. with sheath 18 1/4 in. (46.4 cm); H. without sheath 16 5/8 in. (42.2 cm); H. of blade 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm); W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Wt. 17.9 oz. (507.5 g); Wt. of sheath 8.1 oz. (229.6 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.

Ottoman dagger, 19th century, steel, gold, jade, diamond, sapphire, ruby, emerald, with sheath Met Museum.

Ottoman dagger, 19th century, steel, gold, jade, diamond, sapphire, ruby, emerald, with sheath Met Museum.

A very scarce lion head yatagan,dating: circa 1800 provenance: Indopersia.

A very scarce lion head yatagan,dating: circa 1800 provenance: Indopersia.

Haladie (ca. 18th-19th Century Ottoman (?) Syrian Weapon) (1935, Bequest of George C. Stone, Met Museum) | Steel, bone, H. 20 5/8 in. (52.4 cm); W. 1 9/16 in. (4 cm); Wt. 8.7 oz. (246.6 g)

weapon Haladie (ca.) Syrian Weapon) Bequest of George C.

Indian khanjar dagger, 19th century, steel, nephrite, gold, emeralds, rubies, diamonds, ray skin, H. with sheath 15 11/16 in. (39.8 cm); H. without sheath 14 5/8 in. (37.1 cm); W. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm); Wt. 15.8 oz. (447.9 g); Wt. of sheath 1.8 oz. (51 g), Met Museum.

Indian khanjar dagger, 19th century, steel, nephrite, gold, emeralds, rubies, diamonds, ray skin, H. with sheath 15 11/16 in. (39.8 cm); H. without sheath 14 5/8 in. (37.1 cm); W. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm); Wt. 15.8 oz. (447.9 g); Wt. of sheath 1.8 oz. (51 g), Met Museum.

Ottoman dagger, 16th c (grip and blade), guard 1774–89, steel, ivory, gold; silver-gilt,  L. 12 1/4 in. (31.12 cm); blade L. 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935. The ivory grip is carved in the manner of objects made for the Ottoman court, blade inscribed in Turkish and Persian (Ottoman court languages) "I besought a drink of water from your trenchant dagger, what if but once you should let me drink, what would you lose? If I thirst, his dagger is not laid…

Ottoman dagger, c (grip and blade), guard steel, ivory, gold…

Arabian jambiya dagger, 18th century, steel, silver, wood, leather, textile, turquoise, emerald, glass, ruby, H. with sheath 12 3/4 in. (32.4 cm); H. without sheath 11 1/16 in. (28.1 cm); W. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm); Wt. 9.1 oz. (258 g); Wt. of sheath 13.7 oz. (388.4 g); case (c); H. 14 in. (35.6 cm); W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Wt. 10.8 oz. (306.2 cm), Met Museum.

Arabian jambiya dagger, 18th century, steel, silver, wood, leather, textile, turquoise, emerald, glass, ruby, H. with sheath 12 3/4 in. (32.4 cm); H. without sheath 11 1/16 in. (28.1 cm); W. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm); Wt. 9.1 oz. (258 g); Wt. of sheath 13.7 oz. (388.4 g); case (c); H. 14 in. (35.6 cm); W. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Wt. 10.8 oz. (306.2 cm), Met Museum.

Persian jambiya dagger, 18th to 19th century, steel, crystal, gold, H. 13 3/16 in. (33.5 cm); H. of blade 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm); W. 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); Wt. 11.6 oz. (328.9 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.

Persian jambiya dagger, to century, steel, crystal, gold

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