katar (dagger (weapons: edged))

Dagger, qatar, gilt decoration. Dagger with triangular steel or iron blade with a raised medial ridge produced from handle of the same material. The handle is designed so that the weapon is used from the knuckles. It consists of two parallel bars joined by a double transverse hand grip. The handle is decorated with an intricate gilt pattern including pavilions amid vegetal patterns.


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