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Burmese dah dagger
Ivory hilt
Very fine silver sheath

Burmese dah dagger Ivory hilt Very fine silver sheath Shan www.swordsantiqueweapons.com

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A fine old Burmese Dha, Dah dagger, Shan regions.

This old ivory hilted example measures 35cms long in its sheath, 32cms out and has a blade length just over 19.5cms.
The hilt as noted is ivory capped in a silver bolster and polished metal end cap. The grip is cracked buy stable with what appears to be an old repair.
The blade is strong and very good quality. It has a distinct clipped point in Bowie knife style and a full needle tip.
The sheath is high quality silver over a timber inner core. The silver sheeting is decorated with fine silver wire work and a large flared base typical of the region.

A fine old Burmese dagger.