Parrying dagger

Steel and copper, chiselled, chased, etched and engraved | c. 1675

Diego de Cuenca

Parrying dagger, of ‘main gauche’ type, composed of a flattened spherical pommel, with button, chiselled with scrolled foliage in low relief; copper wire-bound grip; straight guard, spirally fluted and chased, ending in rosette-shaped knobs; triangul...
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