Info Favorites Register Log in
myArmoury.com Discussion Forums

Forum index Memberlist Usergroups Spotlight Topics Search
Forum Index > Historical Arms Talk > Arab sword bought in Jedda Reply to topic
This is a standard topic  
Author Message
Thor B




Location: Norway
Joined: 10 May 2018

Posts: 4

PostPosted: Fri 11 May, 2018 4:33 am    Post subject: Arab sword bought in Jedda         Reply with quote

Hi
My father bought this in Jedda, Saudi Arabia when he worked there in 1980. Can anybody help with any info at all?



 Attachment: 201.95 KB
[ Download ]

 Attachment: 230.46 KB
[ Download ]

 Attachment: 169.24 KB
[ Download ]

 Attachment: 230.46 KB
[ Download ]

 Attachment: 201.95 KB
[ Download ]
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail
Hadrian Coffin
Industry Professional



Location: Oxford, England
Joined: 03 Apr 2008

Posts: 383

PostPosted: Fri 11 May, 2018 6:22 am    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Hello,

It is a pretty low quality Janbiya/Jambiya with kind of shoddy filigree. It was likely made in the 1970s/80s for the tourist trade.

Best,
Hadrian

Historia magistra vitae est
View user's profile Send private message Yahoo Messenger
Thor B




Location: Norway
Joined: 10 May 2018

Posts: 4

PostPosted: Fri 11 May, 2018 9:20 am    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Thanks Hadrian
Atleast I donīt have to feel too bad about playing with it when I was a kid Happyy
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail


Display posts from previous:   
Forum Index > Historical Arms Talk > Arab sword bought in Jedda
Page 1 of 1 Reply to topic
All times are GMT - 8 Hours

View previous topic :: View next topic
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum






All contents © Copyright 2003-2018 myArmoury.com — All rights reserved
Discussion forums powered by phpBB © The phpBB Group
Switch to the Basic Low-bandwidth Version of the forum