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Curved bladed dirk
Curved bladed dirk, the dirk consists of a gilt hilt, with straight quillons, which have lions' heads and inversed ends. The dirk has a lion's-head pommel and back-piece, the mane extending only one-third of the way down the back-piece. The dirk is of a fancy pattern type, which was carried by 1st Class Volunteers from 1820 for about fifteen years. There seems to have been no regulation pattern or if so, it was not closely adhered to.
- Image reference: E1123
- National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London