Wilkinson Presentation Commando Knife and sheath
Steel, brass, leather
Overall: 13 1/8 x 2 x 1 in. ( 33.3 x 5.1 x 2.5 cm )
Dagger with double-edged steel blade which is diamond-shaped in cross section; elliptical steel guard; elongated baluster-shaped brass grip with textured surface and flattened ball finial; leather sheath with metal tip and tab pierced for attachment to belt.
Gift of Charles Thomas Miller
etched: on obverse of blade: "THE / F S / FIGHTING / KNIFE."
etched: on reverse of blade: "CHARLES T. MILLER 32862595" (on banner) and "WILKINSON / SWORD / Co. Ltd. / LONDON"
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