Russian Imperial Antique

Antique Imperial Russian Caucasian or Georgian Kindjal Knife Dagger 19th Century


Antique Imperial Russian Caucasian or Georgian Kindjal Knife Dagger 19th Century
Antique Imperial Russian Caucasian or Georgian Kindjal Knife Dagger 19th Century
Antique Imperial Russian Caucasian or Georgian Kindjal Knife Dagger 19th Century
Antique Imperial Russian Caucasian or Georgian Kindjal Knife Dagger 19th Century
Antique Imperial Russian Caucasian or Georgian Kindjal Knife Dagger 19th Century

Antique Imperial Russian Caucasian or Georgian Kindjal Knife Dagger 19th Century    Antique Imperial Russian Caucasian or Georgian Kindjal Knife Dagger 19th Century
Kubachi is small ancient settlement in the republic of Dagestan, which is situated on the southern border of Russia, in the Caucasus mountains. The area is rich in silver which was mined since early Greek times, hence the art of silversmith was developed and perfected in Kubachi.

Especially known in Kubachi silver work is the art of producing and decorating arms and armor. Kubachi artisans have created sword and daggers for Russian nobility as well as to foreign rulers and high standing personalities, Kubachi made arms and armor are exhibited in the major world museums. Kindjals made in Kubachi, Degastan are famous for their very decorative values and especially known for the rich gold and silver inlay work. Here is a classical example: Off centered fullered blade of diamond cross section, Steel grip and scabbard very richly inlaid with dense silver work.

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  1. Country/Region of Manufacture: Russian Federation
  2. Blade Material: steel
  3. Original/Reproduction: Circassian
  4. Type: Dagger
  5. Color: Silver
  6. Cutting Edge: Double
  7. Handle Material: Stainless Steel
  8. Tang: Half, Hidden
  9. Brand: Caucasian

Antique Imperial Russian Caucasian or Georgian Kindjal Knife Dagger 19th Century    Antique Imperial Russian Caucasian or Georgian Kindjal Knife Dagger 19th Century