Yemeni Hadhrami Jambiya Aluminum

AN45 Yemeni Hadrami Jambiya

Code AN45

This is a jambiya (janbiya) from the Hadhramaut region of Yemen, c. mid- to late- 20th century. The hilt is fashioned from aluminum.

Read more about Janbiya / jambiya in my collection.

 More jambiya in my collection

Hadramout Yemen

Hadhramaut Region of Yemen

Hadhramaut, Hadhramout, Hadramawt or Ḥaḍramūt (Arabic: حضرموت‎ Ḥaḍramawt) is the name of the region currently retained in Hadhramaut Governorate of the Republic of Yemen on the Arabian Peninsula. The people of Hadhramaut are called Hadhramis and speak Hadhrami Arabic.