Handmade Moroccan Koummya Dagger
The Moroccan Dagger known locally as Koumaya is the traditional dagger of Moroccan men especially Berber living in Atlas mountains and Bedouins in the desert. Nowadays few people still wear it, especially old men who live in villages, as a mark of social position, elegance, and belonging to a group rather than a defense weapon. Young men wear it on special occasions like weddings to show their pride in their origins, and culture and to keep this precious heritage alive and spread it to the next generations.
Condition: Excellent, a good old authentic example with high-quality blades and fittings. movement on the wooden slab inside the scabbard.
Hilt: 18 cm
Blade length: 17.5 cm
Blade spine thickness: 3 mm
Scabbard length: 20 cm
Total length: 38 cm