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A gold and marine ivory-hilted dagger and scabbard (kindjal), signed by ‘Abdullah Kubachi, Persia for the Russian market, dated 1303 AH/1885-86 AD
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A gold and marine ivory-hilted dagger and scabbard (kindjal), signed by ‘Abdullah Kubachi, Persia for the Russian market, dated 1303 AH/1885-86 AD
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A gold and marine ivory-hilted dagger and scabbard (kindjal), signed by ‘Abdullah Kubachi, Persia for the Russian market, dated 1303 AH/1885-86 AD
double-edged tapering steel blade with central ridge, the ivory handle and scabbard inlaid with gold foliage design, the reverse of the scabbard in leather 
Quantity: 2
54.2cm.
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Catalogue Note

inscriptions

On the handle incised and inlaid with gold:
‘Its owner Muhammad, the work of ‘Abdullah Kubachi, the year 1303 (1885-86)’

On the blade: a word, possibly ‘Hasan’

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