August 14, 2019 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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Scottish Regimental Dirk, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders

12.5" single-edged blade, 1.25" wide at ricasso, 18" overall length.  Dark wood grip with glass stone and silver-plated fittings.  Leather scabbard with silver plated fittings, knife and fork implements, fitted with matching glass stones.  Fork is a replacement.  Grip carved in traditional knot work and fitted with silver pins.  Blade engraved with Argyll and Sutherland regimental crests and mottoes.  Obverse ricasso marked with "HOBSON & SONS/1,3,&5/LEXINGTON ST/LONDON W." Scabbard fitted with modern leather belt loop and silk cords.

Condition:

Good.  Blade has some minor oxidation. Grip has one very minor crack at one pin with some crazing to leather scabbard. Scabbard mountings somewhat loose.  

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$960
08/14/2019

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