This is a beautiful and well made French Hunting Dagger which dates from the mid to late 19th Century. It is mounted with a beautiful clipped point blade that measures 4 15/16 inches in length. The lovely etched blade features hunting scenes on either side with much of its original gold wash still present.It wears an S-shaped steel crossguard that remains sturdy and tight. The magnificent and well preserved checkered carved ebony hilt is impressive in design and fits wonderfully to the grip. Overall measuring 9 1/4 inches in length.
Be sure to add me to your favorites list. Check out my other items. Get Vendio Gallery - Now FREE!The item "VERY NICE FRENCH HUNTING KNIFE DAGGER 19TH CENTURY" is in sale since Friday, March 11, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\1784-1860\Original Period Items". The seller is "pcay" and is located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. This item can be shipped worldwide.