Thread: Mecca Shibriya
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Old 27th February 2017, 06:47 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by motan
Hi again. Ariel, in my view, all shibriyas come from curved daggers. The recurve shape became popular only around WWI. Were these pre-shibriya daggers also called shibriya? Who knows. To support this hypothesis, I posted a few photographs of older "shibriyas" as well as bedouin with this type of dagger.

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