Object Title

Dagger and scabbard

Dagger and scabbard

Date

1870-1930

Object Number

X.1556

Physical Description

The steel hilt consists of an octagonal-sectioned black wood grip with a ferrole towards the blade; there is a cap pommel, the surface of which is decorated with gadroons radiating round the tang; a pair of octagonal-section quillons are inclined towards the blade. The scabbard is of brown leather.

Inscriptions and Marks

MEIN LEBEN UND MEIN END/STEHT IN GOTTES HEND!

Associations

Places Germany