Object Title

Knife

Knife

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

X.56

Physical Description

Tapering horn handle with brass mounts, the horn decorated with patterns of brass inlets in the back. The blade is pierced and etched with foliate patterns and MANUEL DELA. A mark is stamped on the blade.

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length (open): 389 mm (15.3 in), Overall length (closed): 211 mm (8.3 in), Blade length: 165 mm (6.5 in) Weight: 0 lb 7 oz

Associations

Places Spain

Notes

A new display label in the sporting gallery in the White Tower (1993) suggested that Manuel Dela was possibly the maker.