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ENGLISH GEORGIAN NAVAL MIDSHIPMAN’S DIRK.

An extremely nice Georgian midshipman’s dirk with its original hanger. The dirk with its 20cm double edge blade retaining much original blue and gilt finish to both sides of the blade, having the Union flag within the design of the gilding. Stands of flags and floriated patterns. The grip, which measures 7.5cm all in turned and carved ivory with three inner gilded bands, each band having Greek key type decoration, circular gilded cross guard with leaf edge decoration. To the very top of the ivory grip a central leaf pattern gilded centre. Fitted into its totally undamaged condition scabbard, which has lost approximately 40% of its with other areas with the gilt completely clear, decorated point to the scabbard. Complete with its possibly rarer than the dagger all leather hanger with both original leather straps and their sprung loaded clips, on which the gilt matches the gilt of the dirk exactly. The hanger fixing for the wearer is a curved section of tin with sewn leather covering, the stitching to the leather covering is loose in one place. A magnificent and complete Georgian naval dirk.

Code: 80711

1495.00 GBP