FINE QUALITY PERSIAN ALL METAL KARD DAGGER WITH WOOTZ GOLD KOFTGARI ETCHED BLADE
An excellent 19th century Persian all metal kard with gold etched koftgari decorations to the hilt and blade in its wooden velvet lined sheath.
The pommel is inset with a ruby stone. Single edged blade of exquisite and delicate pattern of Wootz Damascus steel.
Fine condition except for some wear and occasional loss of original color to the velvet cloth on the sheath.
Overall length without the sheath – 28,5 cm.