Object Title

Dagger

Dagger

Date

1580-1620

Object Number

X.252

Physical Description

Straight quillons with ring guard.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Length overall: 15.5 in. (400 mm) Length of blade: 10.8 in. (275 mm) Weight: 10 oz

Associations

Places Germany

Bibliographic References

[A.] L. Thompson, Daggers and Bayonets. A History, Spellmount, Staplehurst, 1999, p. 32 (illus., one from left) - 'German ... 1600'.

Dorling Kindersley, Weapon. A visual history of arms & armour, Dorling Kindersley Ltd, London, 2006, p. 132 (col. illus., 2nd from left).