An unusual silver handled Spanish folding knife Navaja

Item:
249
Region:
Europe
Type:
Daggers/Knives/Dirks
Description:
An unusual silver handled Spanish folding knife Navaja, c 1800. The swollen blade is deeply etched with foliage, and the back edge is filed. The swollen silver hilt is deeply engraved with scrolls and geometric decoration, and has two applied silver heart shaped devices and a finial in the form of a stylised Moor’s head.
Metrics:
Blade length 7” (17.7cms) Overall length 7½” (19cms) folded
Price:
£445