Historic Arms & Militaria
Small Silver-plated Dirk, c. early 19th century, silver grip with an unmarked steel blade, scabbard engraved with foliate designs, blade lg. 6, overall lg. 9 3/4 in.
Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio.
Blade has a few marks from cleaning, and the scabbard has a few light dings, in overall good condition.
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