Holbein dagger with a wooden grip mounted with engraved and gilt iron.
Sheath of cast, pierced and engraved brass depicting the legend of Virginia and showing Appius Claudius on the judgement seat.
Made in Switzerland in 1592, craftsman unknown.

Holbein dagger with a wooden grip mounted with engraved and gilt iron.

Sheath of cast, pierced and engraved brass depicting the legend of Virginia and showing Appius Claudius on the judgement seat.

Made in Switzerland in 1592, craftsman unknown.

Urs Graf - Die Werbung eines Landsknechts in einer Zunftstube, 1521
Urs Graf - Die Werbung eines Landsknechts in einer Zunftstube, 1521

Urs Graf - Soldier with a Lance, 1514

Urs Graf - Soldier with a Lance, 1514

14th century basler, predecessor of the classical Schweizerdolch ‘Swiss dagger’ used in the 16th century and later as a prototype of both the Swiss Army and Holbein Dagger.

14th century basler, predecessor of the classical Schweizerdolch ‘Swiss dagger’ used in the 16th century and later as a prototype of both the Swiss Army and Holbein Dagger.

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youn666uns:

“Lemmy cut you down”

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