Fine Persian Qama with Carved Ivory Handle - 14580

This fine Qama dagger is Persian, early mid 19C. The massive blade with off centered fullers is 16 inches long 2 inches wide and finely decorated with gold koftgari inlay work. The grip is walrus ivory, elaborately carved all around with floral design. Total length 21 inches. Very good condition. Minor losses and small chips to the ivory with very small area with traces of burns. No scabbard. Very impressive Qama.