Based on a Metropolitan Museum example. Daggers with 'half a guard' and very slender grips were popular with Landsknechts and are typically German and dated around 1510-1540
Vegtan leather scabbard with bronze chape and woven cords for hanging off of a belt
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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