Peter Finer

A Medieval Dagger, c. 1470-90

Item Ref: 2837 Price on application

2838
2837 0013e
2837 0008e

Europe, likely Italian. Iron.

Provenance

Private collection Europe

For an Italian sword of comparable form, see Oakeshott 1960, no.21 (a) 

DESCRIPTION
In excavated condition, this dagger has a tapering double edged blade with traces of three short fullers on each side. The iron hilt comprises of curved quilllons with scrolling terminals and a near spherical pommel decorated with a scallop design on the front face.

Size: 40.6 cm / 16 in