Lot 123: 19thc Hand-carved Walrus Tusk Handle Dagger
November 27, 2016
Bluffton, SC, USALive Auction
Description: Civil War Confederate Officer's naval carved walrus tusk handle dagger, ending in a clenched fist, set with brass pins. Clenched fist represents strength, defiance or resistance, along with a salute to unity.The 10" blade with brass hilt & original brass scabbard having a steel tip.15 1/4" overall length. Extremely rare.