Damascus Ebony Dirk
This damascus ebony dirk has a beautiful Damascus steel blade, and decorative brass inlay and designed after the early Scottish ballock knives. Well-made, with a good-quality, full-tang, “backed” (single edged and wedge-shaped in cross section) Damascus steel blade. The solid ebony wood handle has been inlaid with ornate brass and studs. Includes the tan leather sheath as shown. 20 inch overall length.
- Full-tang damascus steel blade
- Real ebony wood handle
- Brass inlay
- Brown leather sheath included
- 20 inch overall length
- Designed after the early Scottish ballock knives
What is a dirk?
A dirk is a long thrusting dagger. Historically, it was a personal weapon of officers engaged in naval hand-to-hand combat during the Age of Sail as well as the personal sidearm of Highlanders.