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Old 12th August 2016, 11:34 AM   #1
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Default Unknown dagger

This morning an friend of mine brought me this dagger which is absolutely unknown to me. I am sure that there is somebody who knows where this piece is originated and how old it might be. Thanks in advance
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Old 12th August 2016, 11:46 AM   #2
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It's an Albacete dagger from Spain, very nice piece with all the cut outs at the blade.

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Old 12th August 2016, 03:10 PM   #4
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It is a nice example. These are often mid-identified as plug bayonets on the ebay
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Old 12th August 2016, 04:25 PM   #5
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Thanks to everyone. You have been a great help in identifying this dagger and widening my knowledge
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Old 14th January 2017, 04:21 PM   #6
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Just for info:

There has been a special exposition in the Museo Cuchelleria de Albacete in 2009and a small catalogue has been published under the titel "Cuchillos de Abacete Ttesoros de tres Siglos". This book is still available at a price of 35.-.
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