Bollock Dagger
Bollock Dagger Black Quality Sheath
Bollock Dagger Brown Quality Sheath
Bollock Dagger Quality Sheaths

Bollock Dagger

4.50 out of 5 based on 6 customer ratings
6 Customer reviews
  • 7 inch Stainless Steel Blade
  • 12 inch overall length
  • Sheath upgrades available
  • Meant to look exactly like what you’re thinking

Note – these are currently on backorder with no ETA

From: $20.00

Bollock Dagger

$20.00

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Black Quality Leather Bollock Dagger Sheath

  • Premium Quality Black Genuine Leather
  • Strong Stitching
  • Fits Standard Kilt Belts (2.25" Wide)
  • Custom-made to Fit Our Bollock Daggers

Brown Quality Leather Bollock Dagger Sheath

  • Premium Quality Brown Genuine Leather
  • Strong Stitching
  • Fits Standard Kilt Belts (2.25" Wide)
  • Custom-made to Fit Our Bollock Daggers
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Bollock Dagger

The Bollock Dagger appeared in Scotland as early as the 1200’s, and remained popular until Victorian sensibility deemed the design “inappropriate”. (Yes, it is supposed to look like exactly what you think it looks like!)

Although a little shorter, it serves essentially the same function as a dirk. 7″ stainless steel blade, 12″ overall length. Real wood handle, and leather sheath.

  • 7 inch Stainless Steel Blade
  • 12 inch overall length
  • Sheath upgrades available
  • Meant to look exactly like what you’re thinking

Note – Unfortunately the sheath is kinda crappy. They changed the sheath design on us recently, and now it is this terrible red color, and questionable quality leather. The knife is great though, so please don’t let the sheath turn you off. We offer some quality sheaths as a replacement.

(We also have a new quality leather supplier, so the pictures here will be updated to show you the new ones as soon as we get some in stock)

Weight 0.5 lbs

Bollock Dagger

Weight 0.5 lbs

Black Quality Leather Bollock Dagger Sheath

Weight .15 lbs

Brown Quality Leather Bollock Dagger Sheath

Weight .15 lbs

6 reviews for Bollock Dagger

  1. Jamie Tanner

    I received my Bollock knife from the Celtic Croft promptly and feel that the knife itself is a good deal for the money. The blade was reasonably sharp and the wood handle/guard nicely crafted. The sheath that I received wasn’t red, it was a nice brown and it fit the blade well. I wouldn’t say it is a particularly sturdy piece of leatherwork so re-enactors or renaissance faire goers probably would want to either make or craft themselves a sturdier one.

    This is what I wrote when I shared it on Facebook with my friends

    My latest acquisition for my collection, a Bollock knife. These were used in the British Isles and Europe from the 13th Century and on through almost to the 16th Century . If it looks suggestive of male anatomy … well that’s exactly what is supposed to look like ( during the Victorian Era they were apparently referred to as “ kidney knives “ as kidneys were more socially acceptable than..well those other parts). “Bollock” is another word for testes and this style of guard and handle is pretty much just a crude joke. Even more so if they were worn in the front of one’s trousers.

    It’s origins were as a peasant’s knife used for work, eating, and self defense if necessary. Later versions became fancier and moved toward the wealthier middle class. Over time they became larger as well as more elaborate. Some French examples were distinguished by having three bollocks on the guard!

    The bollock knife is the ancestor/predecessor of the Scottish Dirk.

    This particular one is more like the original peasant tool and I think is an interesting addition, if for nothing else than the story of how they proved so popular for so long. I’m sure that at least a few of my friends will probably will appreciate a 700 year old dick joke)

  2. JD Yellowolf

    As is noted in the product description, the sheath is complete worthless garbage. The knife won’t even fit into it. On the plus side, though, for $20 you get a knife with a well made handle, and a fairly decent stainless steel blade which comes duller than a butter knife, but will take and hold an edge fairly well. I made my own sheath for it, and when I wear it I always get compliments/questions.

  3. Dan D

    Dagger should raise some eyebrows

  4. lowell j

    excellent with my belted plaid thankx

  5. Paul M

    A fun addition to your kilt belt.
    You can never have enough bollocks.

  6. Rosemary T

    A great conversation piece and a good draw item at renaissance fairs.

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