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30.4800000000 cm. L, Item (Overall)
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Object Description
A 12in long silver dagger. The handle is textured. At the base of the blade 'The F-S Fighting Sword' is etched on the front, which stands for Fairbairn–Sykes, and 'Wilkinson Sword, London' on the back. The F-S style is a double-edged knife developed by William Ewart Fairbairn and Eric Anthony Sykes in Shanghai.
Wilkinson Sword Company, founded in London 1772 by Henry Nock.
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Dagger, Helias Doundoulakis Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/11403. Accessed 03/23/23.