Based on a museum example. Daggers with 'half a guard' and very slender grips were popular with Landsknechts and are typically German.
Double edged with a 25cm blade
Grip length – 10cm
Blade length – 25cm
Overall length – 36cm
Blade thickness at hilt – 6mm
Handle components – Bronze
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