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Old 8th August 2013, 03:34 PM   #1
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Default Engraved Crown and Wreath on Dirk.

Can anyone help my ID this engraving on a Dirk?

Is it a standard Army type motif?
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Old 9th August 2013, 04:02 AM   #2
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I know it's not what you asked for, but I thought I could add a little about the form. British-form dirk with the 'propeller-type' guard, ca. 1790-1805 form, the types used by midshipmen/navy, used by army and infantry as well.
I'll have to check some references in the morning...
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Old 10th August 2013, 11:03 PM   #3
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I think it is more likeley to be a simplified version of the owner's family coat of arms.
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