Persian Kard Dagger With Wootz Blade No Shamshir Tulwar Indo-persian Islamic For SaleCirca 1800, Persian Kard Dagger with Wootz Damascus Blade
Overall length:13.5in (342mm)Blade length:9in (230mm)Reference: 10302
A large and fine Kard dagger from late 18th or early 19th Century Persia.
The dagger has a heavy thick blade forged from dark Wootz Damascus steel - good even pattern throughout. The blade has some small areas of pitting towards the tip. True Gold inlay on the blade, bolster, and grip straps, nearly all of which is present. Scenes of tigers hunting deer, surrounded by flowers and foliage.
Original grip scales. A fine and interesting UsAkaal Arms is a UK based company which was established in 2002 to bring antique Indian arms and armour to a worldwide audience. Rare and beautiful examples have been sourced from English Arms and Antique fairs, private collections and even Manor houses, for the client who is looking for that exceptional piece of history.
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