Vince Evans Kelvingrove Dirk
Original: Kelvingrove Museum, Glasgow, Scotland
The grip is carved wood with classic Celtic knotwork patterns. The furniture on both the hilt and scabbard are of antiqued brass. The scabbard has a wooden core and is covered in black leather with a matching throat and chape.
The single-edged blade is stamped xx AN xx DR xx EA xx
on one side and xx FE xx RA xx RA xx
on the other, mimicking the Andrea Ferara
stamps found on many originals.
Overall length: 16.375"
Weight: 11 ounces
Width of guard: 1.375"
Blade: 12.5" long; 1.125" wide tapering to .625"
Grip and pommel: 4" long
Maker: Vince Evans
This item has been retired from the collection.