A nice antique Tibetan knife with bone and horn handle and decorated silver sheath with shagreen (ray skin) inlay. The handle is also inlaid with iron. The cased silver sheath is decorated with a dragon and crow motif. The blade displays weathering commensurate with age.
Origin: Collected in Tibet in the 1980s and part of the Stone Routes Collection.
Age: 19th C
Length: 7 inches