Object Title

Dagger - Stiletto

Dagger - Stiletto

Date

1571-1599

Object Number

X.34

Provenance

Unknown

Physical Description

All of steel. Blade is short, straight and of triangular section. There is a small ricasso. Thye quillon block is square with baluster-form quillons terminating in flat buttons. The grip is twisted and terminates in a flattend button pommel.

Techniques

Cast, Chiselled, Turned

Materials

Dimensions

BladeLength131 mm
OverallLength231 mm
OverallWeight104 g

Inscriptions and Marks

none

Associations

Places Italy/Europe

Bibliographic References

[A.] L. Thompson, Daggers and Bayonets. A History, Spellmount, Staplehurst, 1999, p. 36 (illus. D, but image reversed).