Iran, Tehran, Gholhak, Gol-e-yakh St, No. 1, Unit 301

Ghalam Zani: Hammer and Nail Metal Engraving

Ghalam Zani is one of the most elegant Persian arts and Iranian handicrafts. Ghalam Zani is the art of craving detailed, splendid Persian designs on various metals, including copper, brass, silver, and gold by hammer and chisel (Ghalam). Persian metalwork engraving is known as the best-documented artistic medium from Iran in the Islamic period.