‘The handle of your dagger is world-conquering
Even though it is of a hand-full of bones’
A similar text is on a dagger published in Islamic Arms and Armour from private Danish Collection, 1982, no.75 and on a dagger in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, inv. no.36.25.1058, published in Pyhrr and Kwiatkowski, 2015, pp.224-5, cat.no.90).
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