SCANDINAVIAN - NORWEGIAN, CIRCA LATE 19TH CENTURY. SUPERB HAND CARVED GRIP AND SHEATH. Viking's head at the pommel, probably represents king Olav Haraldsson.
VIKING WORRIER, HELMET, SHIELD, ACANTHUS LEAVES... EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY, METICULOUS ATTENTION TO SMALLEST CRISP DETAILS - JUST STUNNING!
SHEATH AND GRIP EACH CARVED FROM SINGLE PIECE OF B0NE. CATTLE IS A LARGE DOMESTIC FARM ANIMAL KEPT FOR THEIR MILK OR MEAT. THIS ANIMAL IS NOT THREATENED OR ENDANGERED OR PROTECTED BY CITES, THE ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT, OR ANY OTHER STATE, FEDERAL, OR INTERNATIONAL LAWS. SOLID SILVER HAND ENGRAVED SHEATH MOUNTS (unmarked - guaranteed solid silver, 800/1000 or higher silver standard). TYPICAL FORM STRONG AND RAZOR SHARP HAND FORGED BLADE.
(26.2 cm) LONG IN SHEATH. (22.7 cm) LONG OUT SHEATH.BLADE IS ABOUT 4 in. NO LOSSES TO CARVING, WONDERFUL LIGHT AGE PATINA. BLADE SHOWS VERY LIGHT SCRATCHES AND VERY INSIGNIFICANT IMPERFECTION TO MIRROR LIKE POLISH - LOOKS LIKE LIGHT OLD "BLOOD STAIN". STAIN MARKS CAN BE EASILY POLISHED OFF - AGAIN, IT'S VERY LIGHT. MINOR EXPECTED STABLE AGE CRACKS TO SHEATH, MENTIONED JUST FOR 100% ACCURACY AND DON'T DOWNGRADE OVERALL APPEARANCE OR FUNCTIONALITY (last 2 pictures). SILVER FITTINGS NEED GENTLE HAND POLISHING. FANTASTIC QUALITY RARE EXAMPLE - SHOULD BE ON DISPLAY IN EXPOSITION OF FINEST NORWEGIAN / SCANDINAVIAN MUSEUM. Your satisfaction is very important to us. Items must be in their original condition with similar of our packing. Although every effort is made to ensure accurate dimensions and weights, the figures shown should always be treated as approximate. The pictures should be considered as part of the item description. We do not take responsibility for any personal or third party losses. The item "FINEST ANTIQUE NORWEGIAN SCANDINAVIAN CARVED KNIFE DAGGER Swedish Finnish Puukko" is in sale since Saturday, February 22, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Daggers".
The seller is "silverapple" and is located in PA. This item can be shipped to United States.