August 14, 2019 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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.


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
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