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Dirk with Sheath, Knife, and Fork

Date: 1830–40
Culture: Scottish
Medium: Steel, leather, wood, silver
Dimensions: L. (with sheath) 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm); greatest W. 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm); L. of blade 11 3/8 in. (28.9 cm); greatest W. of blade 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm); greatest thickness of blade 3/16 in. (.5 cm); Wt. (without sheath) 9 oz. (255.1 g); L. of small knife 6 5/8 in. (16.9 cm); L. of fork 6 1/16 in. (15.4 cm); total Wt. 14 oz. (396.9 g)
Classification: Swords
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Alexander McMillan Welch, in memory of Alexander McMillan Welch, 1945
Accession Number: 45.160.8 a-d

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