London, South Kensington
12 October 2000
A Persian steel Kard
the straight tapering blade decorated to the top in silver and gilt with flowers and foliage, with plain ivory handle -- 20¾in. (52.6cm.) long; and three further similar knives with ivory handles -- 29½in. (75cm.) max. long, (age cracks).
See Illustration for two. (4)
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