A Fine Quality Antique German Stiletto.
An 18th century piece with tapered octagonal polished horn grip and beautiful steel crossguard chiselled with grotesque faces; the finials with spirally twisted turbans, the double edged blade mainly diamond section with some decorative engraving and German inscription roughly translated to “Breaks the enemy’s force”. In its leather covered sheath with engraved steel mounts.
The sheath worn condition, the stiletto blade partly worn but Excellent Condition.
OA 35cm, Bl 21cm.
£595 + £15 P&P