Fine Gold Inlaid Kard From Iran - 7731
Up for sale this beautiful Persian Kard. It has an almost 5 inches long hilt inlaid with heavy gold decortions of lions, dears and flowers. The heavy bolster is inlaid with gold as well. The 7 1/2 single edge blade is very heavy and is from fine high contrast damascus wootz pattern. The two grips are from ivory probably made later to the blade.