This dagger is very accurately based on X39, a piece from the Royal Armouries, handled for this project. The Royal Armouries dagger features a 1960's grip replacement whilst mine shows what might have been.....Henry VIII's personal dagger from the early 16thC. Delicate shell guard and strong hollow ground blade. Cap is speculative as original is missing.
Example shows a custom steel throat fitting but comes with a leather sheath and bronze chape.
Single edged with a 32cm bladeSpecification
Grip length – 10cm
Blade length – 32cm
Overall length – 46cm
Blade thickness at hilt – 7mm
Handle components – Steel
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