A Good Old 19C. Hooded Katar Dagger - 8145

A very old version of the famous Kattar (Katar). A development stage between the Pata, the long gauntlet sword and the Kattar, the short push dagger. It has a multi fullered blade 12 long. The cross bars are shaped like small balls. The handle is protected with a steel hood decorated along its edges and terminating in a monster head shaped tip. 19 inches total length. Very good condition.