Late 15th-early 16th century
Ballock dagger. Single edge blade with whittle tang. Pommel of dome form with terminal ball. straight handle and simple ballock-formed hilt with a flat bolster strike plate.
Measurements: overall length 10.5 in. (26 cm), blade length 5.25 in. (13.3 cm), blade thickness at the hilt .26 in. (.7 cm), blade width at the hilt 1.1 in. (2.8 cm) grip length butt to ballocks 3.25 in. (8.3 cm), grip diameter at the pommel .74 in. (19. cm) and .636 in. (1.6 cm) at the ballocks, pommel diameter 1.035 in. (2 cm), weight 4.1 oz (116.23 g).
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