Overall length: 383 mm
Blade length: 265 mm
Blade thickness: 5 mm
Blade width: 17 mm
Coating thickness: nickel 26 µm, gold 4,5 µm
Blade Rockwell hardness 56 HRC
Antique dirk produced by traditional methods of metalwork and decoration: etching, polishing, engraving, nickel plating, gold plating, blackening, fretwork.
Blade of stainless steel 440C. Gilded engraving of battleship of the Imperial Russian Baltic Fleet on one side of the choil.
Handle, finely elaborated of assembled metal and wooden parts. A complex cross guard, brass made and then gilded, with two opposite curved ear ended quillions. Decorative ring with leaves engraving, joining the guard with the grip. Crown shaped and engraved pommel with ball ending. Finely carved and polished birch burl wooden grip.
The scabbard is metal forged and rich adorned with fine engraving and depictions. Decorative locket with a portrait of first Russian Emperor Peter the Great depicted on one side. Inscription of his name in Russian beneath. Notching decorated opposite side. The order of Saint Andrew the Apostle the First-Called, considered the first and the highest order of cavalry of the Russian Empire is depicted in the middle of the scabbard. Additional decoration of engraved, gilded and blackened ornaments on both sides of the scabbard.
Manufacturing process: 53 days.