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Syrian Silver Dagger with Fish-Shaped Handle

Syrian Silver Dagger with Fish-Shaped Handle

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Syrian Silver Dagger with Fish-Shaped Handle

  • The dagger size: 35X8 CM
  • The age: 120 years old 
  • The dagger handle: Fish-Shaped 
  • The dagger material: silver 
  • What comes with the dagger: Each dagger is accompanied by a stand for elegant display and an authentic certificate verifying its age. Together, they embody the essence of history and craftsmanship.

Product Description:
Dive into the depths of Syrian craftsmanship with this exquisite silver dagger featuring a handle reminiscent of a graceful fish. Crafted by skilled artisans in Syria, this dagger pays homage to the region's rich cultural heritage and maritime traditions. The sleek silver blade is paired with a meticulously crafted handle, intricately shaped to resemble the elegant curves of a swimming fish. Whether displayed as a symbol of nautical prowess or wielded with finesse, this dagger is sure to captivate admirers with its unique design and timeless beauty.

Historical Background:
The Syrian silver dagger has long been celebrated for its exquisite craftsmanship and historical significance. Throughout history, Syrian artisans have drawn inspiration from various sources, including nature, mythology, and cultural symbolism, to create daggers that are both functional and aesthetically pleasing.

The depiction of fish in Syrian art and craftsmanship dates back centuries, with fish often symbolizing abundance, fertility, and prosperity. In maritime cultures like Syria, fish also hold cultural significance as symbols of strength, adaptability, and resilience.

What Makes It Unique?
What makes this Syrian silver dagger truly unique is its distinctive fish-shaped handle, a rare and captivating feature seldom seen in traditional dagger designs. The handle's resemblance to a fish not only adds an element of whimsy and charm but also pays homage to Syria's maritime heritage and cultural symbolism. Crafted with precision and attention to detail, the handle is a testament to the skill and creativity of Syrian artisans. Additionally, owning this dagger allows one to possess a piece of Syrian craftsmanship that not only showcases exceptional artistry but also celebrates the rich cultural tapestry of the region. As a symbol of tradition and innovation, this Syrian silver dagger with a fish-shaped handle stands as a remarkable fusion of art, history, and symbolism.

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Why us?

"At Hamedian Gallery, our journey spans over 35 years of dedication to excellence in the world of antiquities. Through hard work, passion, and the support of our valued customers, we've achieved remarkable milestones that have shaped our reputation as a trusted source for rare and authentic treasures.

Our breakthroughs in the industry have been fueled by the countless friendships and partnerships we've cultivated along the way. These relationships have not only enriched our collection but have also allowed us to expand our offerings to include a diverse array of items, from Icons and pottery to ancient coins, statues, and carpets.

One of our proudest achievements came when the Israeli Antiquities Authority and The Ministry of Tourism granted us authorization to sell a wide range of antiquities, affirming our commitment to authenticity and integrity. This milestone opened doors to new opportunities, leading to partnerships with international companies and participation in prestigious auctions worldwide.

What sets us apart is our unwavering dedication to authenticity. Every item in our gallery is accompanied by a legal certificate from the Israeli Antiquities Authority, and our inventory is meticulously cataloged and classified by the Israeli Museum. This ensures that our customers can shop with confidence, knowing they are acquiring genuine pieces of history.

To our esteemed customers, we extend our heartfelt appreciation for your trust and support. Thank you for allowing us to share our passion for antiquities with you. We invite you to explore our gallery and discover the timeless treasures that await."