Persian kard

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Persian kard

A Persian kard with a T-shaped blade. The 12 3/4" full-tanged blade is 1095 steel and has an edge length of 8 1/2". The back of the blade has a T-profile for added rigidity and strength and the sharpened clip is stepped. The brass bolsters have four hidden pins and are soldered to the blade. The handle is made of purpleheart and is attached with three Corby bolts.

Adriaan Gerber Knives
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