Mughal gem-set jade-hilted dagger century) from NW India.The dark-green jade hilt is inlaid with scrolling tendrils of gold issuing floral rosettes, buds and leaves set with cabochon rubies and cut diamonds.
Morroccan koumaya dagger, 19th century, steel, wood, silver, horn (rhinoceros), H. with sheath 14 3/4 in. (37.5 cm); H. without sheath 14 3/4 in. (37.5 cm); H. of blade 9 in. (22.9 cm); W. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); Wt. 10.4 oz. (294.8 g); Wt. of sheath 6 oz. (170.1 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.