A large Ligurian knife with chiselled decor, circa 1800
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DescriptionSturdy, single-edged blade with a double-edged point. Deeply chiselled décor on both sides. Animals and mythical creatures amidst tendrils below the spine of the blade, groups of hunters on both sides at the root. The motto "Noit mi tirare senza razone..." inscribed on the spine. The nickel-silver handle with relief decoration, a border of standing figures. With a plain, brown leather scabbard. Length 46 cm.
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