Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Boxed French Naval Dirk. 8 1/2-inch double edged blade with tapered profile and of diamond section. Gold-etched floral motifs on blued finish. Cast and gilt rectangular guard with geometric border. Cast and gilt relief ferrules. Ebony grip. Contained in associated black hardwood box with gutta percha ornamentation. Interior lined with paper print and green velveteen material. Condition: Fine. Retaining approximately 30-40% blued finish, the balance a dark gray patina. Patches of fine pitting observed near tip. Rough sharpening marks near ricasso. Gilt strong throughout. Slightly faded at pommel cap. Box fine inside and out. Light age wear.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    Apr-May, 2012
    30th-1st Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 877

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    15% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on May 1, 2012 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 September 26 Autumn Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.
    Darryl S.,
    Stuart, FL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search