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>>1525 German Landsknecht
SubjectLandsknecht mercenary infantry
Culture: Imperial German
Setting: Holy Roman Empire, Germany/Italy 16th-mid 17thc

​Royal Armouries Museum > War Gallery *
"Dagger  German, about 1520  Made in the form of a Landsknecht sword, 
 and seems to have fallen from favour by the late 1530s.  Its brass hilt was formerly gilt."

​* Metropolitan Museum of Art
"'LANDSKNECHT' DAGGER  Steel, bronze, bone grip  French, late 15th century"

​* Deepeeka
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