Dagger

20.35

Category
Creation Date
1500 – 1945

Dimensions

10.160 cm. W x 36.830 cm. L Item (Overall)

Description
16th Century English Wrist Dagger from Stratford-on-Avon. Captain Ralph H. Larson purchased the dagger while in England during WWII. It has a 9.25 x 4" leather scabbard with a strap to fit the wearer's wrist. There are geometric designs in a strip of green leather on the front. There is a metal bandat the bottom th protect theend of the dagger. The 14.5 x 2" dagger has a leather over wood handle with a curved "t" shape on the end. Pink card - donated in July of 1950.

Related People and Organizations
Larson, Ralph H.

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