Cameroon dagger

length: 8"
blade: 4 1/2""
blade width: 1"
grip: 3 3/8"
weight: 2 oz

Small dagger from Cameroon. Hand filed blade, wooden hilt, leather scabbard. Overall configuration of the hilt and dagger is quite similar to 1500's German Holbein daggers, the typology of which made their latest appearance in WWII German sidearms.