Wonderful old Crusaders Dirk, which would indicate strong possible connections Crusaders to the late 1500’s
This is a side arm of the days when England and Scottish were are war against each other as the Scottish apposed the Kings Control and Ruling with 100’s of years and battles and Kings
Dying across the English/Scottish hillsides
The Blade is 3 sided giving it much more strength not to snap like many side worn knives.
The 3-sided blade is after the Roman design and is capable of penetrating through a suit of Armour or the thick skin of wild board with out the fear of it breaking on contact
It measures 300mm in length (12 ¼ inches) consisting of 125mm of b
one Stage handle and 175mm of 3 sided blades darken with age and deeply pitted in History weight is 224grams
This is a serious collectors side arm