Dagger

Object Number: 
1946.321
Date: 
1603-1625
Medium: 
Steel, horn
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 3/8 in. ( 34.9 x 4.4 x 3.5 cm )
Description: 
Dagger with steel blade and handle made from stag horn.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this dagger was carried by the donor's great-great-grandfather, James Duncan, and by his ancestors under James I of Scotland. The blade is said to be made from a Highland Claymore sword.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Richard H. Gosman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group