Ottoman jambiya, 18th to 19th century, steel, jade, gold, brass, gemstone, H. with sheath 15 1/16 in. (38.3 cm); H. without sheath 13 3/16 in. (33.5 cm); H. of blade 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm); W. 2 7/16 in. (6.2 cm); D. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm); Wt. 11.8 oz. (334.5 g); Wt. 4.7 oz. (133.2 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.

Ottoman jambiya, 18th to 19th century, steel, jade, gold, brass, gemstone, H. with sheath 15 1/16 in. (38.3 cm); H. without sheath 13 3/16 in. (33.5 cm); H. of blade 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm); W. 2 7/16 in. (6.2 cm); D. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm); Wt. 11.8 oz. (334.5 g); Wt. 4.7 oz. (133.2 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.

Ottoman shamshir, 19th Century, Iranian wootz steel blade, scabbard set with gold, diamonds, emeralds and pearls, jade handle, a ceremonial sword, used for an investiture ceremony, a perfect symbol of the luxury, extravagance and workmanship in the Ottoman Empire, said to have been made in 1876 for the investiture of the Ottoman sultan Murad V (reigned May 30–August 31, 1876). He suffered a nervous breakdown before the ceremony and was deposed and imprisioned until his death in 1904.

Ottoman shamshir, 19th Century, Iranian wootz steel blade, scabbard set with gold, diamonds, emeralds and pearls, jade handle, a ceremonial sword, used for an investiture ceremony, a perfect symbol of the luxury, extravagance and workmanship in the Ottoman Empire, said to have been made in 1876 for the investiture of the Ottoman sultan Murad V (reigned May 30–August 31, 1876). He suffered a nervous breakdown before the ceremony and was deposed and imprisioned until his death in 1904.

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.

Indian dagger, 19th century, iron, enamel, velvet, H. with sheath 18 3/8 in. (46.7 cm); H. without sheath 18 1/4 in. (46.4 cm); H. of blade 13 in. (33 cm); W. 5/16 in. (0.8 cm); D. 1 3/16 in. (3 cm); Wt. 15.2 oz. (430.9 g); Wt. of sheath 9.9 oz. (280.7 g), Met Museum.

Indian dagger, 19th century, iron, enamel, velvet, H. with sheath 18 3/8 in. (46.7 cm); H. without sheath 18 1/4 in. (46.4 cm); H. of blade 13 in. (33 cm); W. 5/16 in. (0.8 cm); D. 1 3/16 in. (3 cm); Wt. 15.2 oz. (430.9 g); Wt. of sheath 9.9 oz. (280.7 g), Met Museum.

FOLDING KNIFE CARVED MOSAIC DAMASCUS BLADE CARVED DAMASCUS STEEL HANDLE TOPAZ

Folding knife carved mosaic damascus blade carved damascus steel handle topaz

Combative Edge Dragon's Tail EDC Tactical Fixed Knife Blade With D2 Steel

Combative Edge Dragon's Tail EDC Tactical Fixed Knife Blade With D2 Steel

Indian (North) pesh kabz, 17th century, wootz steel blade, gold, ivory (walrus), H. 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm); H. of blade 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm); W. 3 in. (7.6 cm); Wt. 19.7 oz. (558.5 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.

Indian (North) pesh kabz, 17th century, wootz steel blade, gold, ivory (walrus), H. 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm); H. of blade 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm); W. 3 in. (7.6 cm); Wt. 19.7 oz. (558.5 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.

Albanian jambiya, 18th century, steel, wood, gold, brass, coral, copper, H. with sheath 18 3/8 in. (46.7 cm); H. without sheath 16 3/4 in. (42.5 cm); H. of blade 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm); W. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); Wt. 15 oz. (425.2 g); Wt. of sheath 9.8 oz. (277.8 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.

Albanian jambiya, 18th century, steel, wood, gold, brass, coral, copper, H. with sheath 18 3/8 in. (46.7 cm); H. without sheath 16 3/4 in. (42.5 cm); H. of blade 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm); W. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); Wt. 15 oz. (425.2 g); Wt. of sheath 9.8 oz. (277.8 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.

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