This medieval rondel dagger is based on a composite of French pieces from around 1500.
The grip is capped with a bronze pommel with a Madonna and child engraving. There grip itself is boxwood and the guard and spacer ring also bronze.
The4 medieval dagger has a very robust hollow ground blade, giving a very strong and very French look. At 12mm or 1/2" thick at the guard, the blade shows the very high spine typical of French daggers of this period.
The dagger come with a veg tan leather sheath, finished with a bronze chape.
Blade length 33cm/13"
Overall length 45cm/17.5"
Grip length 10cm/4"
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