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Old 9th June 2013, 11:25 PM   #1
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Default ring dagger for ident

hello there
some body can tell mi if the ring is for the thumb or for proteccion only
total length 42 cm
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Old 10th June 2013, 12:12 AM   #2
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I suspect defense only but there may also be symbolism behind this too.
To have your thumb stuck in there only offers it as bait.



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Old 10th June 2013, 06:37 PM   #3
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hey gavin
i agree whis you about the ring,if you look in internet the only information
you can fine is about"lord of the ring"... terrible
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Old 11th June 2013, 06:07 AM   #4
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To the best of my knowledge the idea is that you'd hold the dagger with the ring on the outside, ie the opposite side from your thumb. Much like a side ring on a sword, it should be primarily there to protect your hand from your opponent's sword.
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