An Ottoman agate-hilted dagger with gem-set silver scabbard, Turkey, circa 18th century
25,000 - 35,000 GBP
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- steel and agate
double-edged ridged watered-steel blade with gold overlaid decoration, the hilt set with cut agate panels and polychrome gemstones, carved silver-covered wood scabbard also set with polychrome gemstones and scale design to reverse
A similar example was sold in these rooms 25 April 2012, lot 613.