Antique All one piece of Damascus hand forged by a bladesmith around 1800. All Original Indo-Persia dagger shape Kard Knife. Good condition original Leather over Wood Sheath-scabbard, Nice Quality.
Fine thick 200+ year old age mellowe d natural, fossilized hilt handle slab scales that are pinned to the full tang with Damascus steel pins to make the contoured grip and is w/o movement. This Hand forged blade is 1/2 inch thick near the handle and its bolsters which were forged into this full tang knife. It is completely forged to shape.
A forged to shape knife is THE BEST kind of knife. Made to last several lifetimes, it is straight and still going strong without rust or other issues. Very sharp handforged Damascus blade.... Ancient grips are great and solid. The item "Antique 18thC-Persian Integral blade Damascus Kard Knife Dagger-FOSSILIZED Hilt" is in sale since Saturday, February 23, 2019.This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Middle East". The seller is "weaponmasters" and is located in Edison, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.