Based on a an example in the Metropolitan Museum. Daggers with 'half a guard' and very slender grips were popular with Landsknechts and are typically German from around 1510-1540
Double edged with a 25cm blade, double layer veg tan leather with incised decoration and hemp suspension cord. Grip is horn and antler.
Grip length – 10cm
Blade length – 25cm
Overall length – 36cm
Blade thickness at hilt – 6mm
Handle components – Bronze
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