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    Sale 5427

    Antique Arms & Armour

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 66

    A LOW COUNTRIES BALLOCK DAGGER

    EARLY 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LOW COUNTRIES BALLOCK DAGGER
    EARLY 16TH CENTURY
    In excavated condition, with slender sharply tapering blade of flattened-diamond section changing to a recessed tapering ricasso of flattened-hexagonal section, the latter struck with a mark, and with brass-mounted carved wooden hilt including engraved cap pommel (the hilt almost certainly later)
    16¼in (41.3cm)


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