An early ivory-hilted Scottish dirk

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Lot 1015Y
An early ivory-hilted Scottish dirk
17th century

Sold for US$ 4,387 inc. premium
An early ivory-hilted Scottish dirk
17th century
The straight 13 1/2 inch strongly tapered blade with two deep fullers made from a cut-down sword blade. Two-piece ivory grip of typical form. Slightly domed pommel incised with four pairs of lines intersecting to form a cross.
Condition: Blade with dark patina and some minor pitting. Grip showing some age cracks and small filled areas.
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