Category: daggers

Umbrella with revolver/dagger concealed in han…

Umbrella with revolver/dagger concealed in handle. Possibly made by French gunsmith P. Touchard, late 19th century.

from Rock Island Auctions

Sewar dagger with hippopotamus ivory mounts, S…

Sewar dagger with hippopotamus ivory mounts, Sumatra, 19th century.

from The Curator’s Eye

Ornate aikuchi, Japan, 19th century.

Ornate aikuchi, Japan, 19th century.

from Hermann Historica

Italian stiletto, circa 1650.

Italian stiletto, circa 1650.

from Hermann Historica

Stag handle knife, Europe, 19th century.

Stag handle knife, Europe, 19th century.

from Czerny’s International Auction House

Beja dagger with crocodile skin sheath, Sudan,…

Beja dagger with crocodile skin sheath, Sudan, mid 20th century.

from Auctions Imperial

Silver mounted pedang, Indonesia, circa 1900.

Silver mounted pedang, Indonesia, circa 1900.

from Czerny’s International Auction House

Jade hilted, gold inlaid, turquoise mounted da…

Jade hilted, gold inlaid, turquoise mounted dagger, Ottoman Empire, mid 19th century.

from Sotheby’s

Gold gilt kindjal, from the Caucasus, circa 19…

Gold gilt kindjal, from the Caucasus, circa 1900.

from Hermann Historica

British Midshipman’s Dirk, 1897 A fine presen…

British Midshipman’s Dirk, 1897

A fine presentation quality Royal Navy midshipman’s dirk, by Edward Thurkle of London, featuring an unusual and luxury blued and gilt blade (46cm). Presentation script etched on the blade reads “CHIEF CAPTAIN’S PRIZE AWARDED TO MR. W. W. SILLEM – H.M.S. BRITANNIA, AUGUST 1897”. The gilt brass hilt fittings, with lion’s head pommel and fouled anchor langet, with acorn terminals to s-quillons. White shagreen grip with most of the grip wire in place. Leather sheath with brass mounts.