Iron with double crescent form bits. Fore spike evolving from an elegant pierced support. Head and spike with chiseled decoration, the bits each with central panel of doves (the national birds of Persia) surrounded by floral motifs. The chiseling crisp with remnants of silver overlay to the birds. Circular iron haft with six raised longitudinal veins enclosing watered steel pattern. The terminals with punched lattice decoration. 22 1/4" total length. Exceptional.