Caucasian qama dagger, 18th to 19th century, steel, silver, niello, textile, silver wire L. with sheath 18 3/4 in. (47.6 cm); L. without sheath 17 1/4 in. (43.8 cm); W. 1 15/16 in. (4.9 cm); Wt. 14.6 oz. (413.9 g); Wt. of sheath 7.7 oz. (218.3 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.

Qama (ca. Century CE Caucasian Weapon) Bequest of George C…

Caucasian qama / kindjal dagger, 19th century, steel, horn, silver, niello, L. with sheath 21 13/16 in. (55.4 cm); L. without sheath 20 1/2 in. (51.4 cm); L. of blade 14 7/8 in. (37.8 cm); W. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm); Wt. 15.7 oz. (445.1 g); Wt. of sheath 13.9 oz. (394.1 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.

Caucasian qama / kindjal dagger, 19th century, steel, horn, silver, niello, L. with sheath 21 13/16 in. (55.4 cm); L. without sheath 20 1/2 in. (51.4 cm); L. of blade 14 7/8 in. (37.8 cm); W. 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm); Wt. 15.7 oz. (445.1 g); Wt. of sheath 13.9 oz. (394.1 g), Met Museum, Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935.

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Adyghe alphabet and pronunciation

Adyghe (адыгэбзэ) is a North West Caucasian language spoken by about people mainly in the Republic of Adygea in the Russian Federation. Adyghe, which is also known as West Circassian, is also spoken in Turkey, Israel and Jordan.

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