Italy - trench dagger

Italy - trench dagger

Trench dagger made from a Piedmont National Guard dagger (mid-1800s), shortened and used in World War I, probably by an Ardito. At the time, assault troops used to handcraft daggers, bayonets, swords etc.
Designed for close quarters combat or hand-to-hand combat in confined spaces.

Approximate overall length 30 cm, blade length 16 cm
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