A rare fine ivory handled dagger with silver collar & guard, Burma, 18th/19th century, a rose gold band between silver collar & ivory handle, a distal taper blade to the cutting edge & tip, incised, the wooden sheath bound in silver strapping,
A World War II German Luftwaffe Second Pattern dress dagger a good example of a 2nd Luftwaffe Dagger marked 17 on the tang, with original portepee and hangers. The bright period upgraded plated blade on this piece looks great. It has a tight fit, sharp tip
A important and rare Turkish jambia with scabbard of mid to late 17th century date, approx 30 cm overall with 18 cm curved double edged blade of convex section of very finely watered steel. The ricasso with partial gilt koftgari inscriptions on both faces.
A World War II German Rad officer's dagger, circa 1939-1945, maker's mark of Boker of Solingen to throat of blade, having a shaped folded steel blade bearing the motto Arbeit Adelt to one side, a scrolled guard to a horn handle with a stylised eagle head a
A Chin Tribe dagger & sheath, ivory handle, sheath has finely wound silver wire decoration in floral motif, red woollen carrying string wound around sheath, 34 cm long. Provenance: the mark Lissauer collection, Melbourne
British presentation grade Fairbairn Sykes second pattern Commando dagger with scabbard. 295mm overall with 270mm double edged hand ground blade of finely polished steel, with maker’s particulars of J. Nowill and Sons. Knurled plated steel hilt and cross g
Rare Indian double dagger 'Zirah Bhonk', approx 33cm overall with 21cm recurved blade of good mechanical Damascus steel with complex forging and a most pronounced armour piercing tip. The hilt, bolsters and part of the back edge decorated with gold koftgar
US Fairbairn Sykes third pattern dagger with scabbard. 29.5 cm overall with 17.5 cm blued blade finely engraved 'U.S. Special Forces', 'De Oppresso Liber' and special forces insignia. Black leather scabbard. These knives were specially made for presentatio
Very rare Australian World War II era commando knife with scabbard modelled on the Fairbairn Sykes dagger. 32.5 cm overall with19 cm double edged blade of strong diamond section, the ricasso stamped with a broad arrow acceptance mark, D broad arrow D and W
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