SOLD Antique 19th century Imperial Russian Naval Dirk
SOLD Authentic antique 19th century Imperial Russian Naval Dirk –Dagger with a tapering colichemarde steel blade, a hilt with bone facing, a brass S-shaped crossguard, a rectangular pommel with a rounded finial bulb. Retaining its original black lacquered leather scabbard mounted with a brass locket, chape, and two mounts with loops for suspension.
Condition: The dirk is in its original untouched condition, except for a broken part on one of the quillion.
Overall length in the scabbard is 33.5 cm (13 1/24 in).
REFERENCES: "Russian Edged Weapons" by A.N Kulinsky