Overall length: 440 mm
Blade length: 300 mm
Blade thickness: 5 mm
Blade width: 21 mm
Coating thickness: nickel 26 µm, gold 4,5 µm
Blade Rockwell hardness 56 HRC
Art dirk produced by traditional methods of metalwork and decoration: forging, etching, polishing, engraving, drawing on metal, nickel plating, gold plating, fretwork, inlay.
Blade of stainless steel with specific pattern.
The handle is very complex. Two opposite curved quillions with ear ending made of brass and then gilded. Enlarged part of the guard with medallion embedded. Gem inlay on each ear and on the guard. Carved boxwood grip with two order stars on each side with gems inlaid on them. Nickel detents on the basis and on the top of the grip. Gilded decorative pommel.
The scabbard is all-metal forged with decorative mouthpiece, chape and two suspension rings. A locket with a portrait of the Russian Emperor Alexander II, surrounded with solemn wreath is situated on the middle part on one side of the scabbard. Additional decorative rhomb ornaments with order stars inside and small gems at the end. Glace surface on the opposite side of the scabbard.
Manufacturing process: 73 days.