Sgian Dubh

#400910
$39.95

This Sgian Dubh sports a 1055 high carbon steel blade. Black wooden handle carved on one side and smooth on the other, with embossed nickel silver fittings. Sheath included. Overall length 6-9/16 inches.
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OVERVIEW

A Scottish tradition, the original Sgian Dubhs were frequently worn under the shirt close to the armpit. Now it is traditional for the Sgian Dubh to be worn in the stocking of the Highlander and the knife is frequently called a stocking dirk. The term Sgian Dubh itself actually means black handled knife. Our high carbon steel Sgian Dubh has a black wooden handle that is carved on one side and smooth on the other. Embossed nickel silver fittings feature a thistle motif. Comes with a sheath. Made by Windlass Steelcrafts. Can be sharpened for additional fee. Also available with Damascus blade.

SPECIFICATIONS

Attribute nameAttribute value
Overall Length6-9/16"
Blade Length3-1/4"
Blade Width3/4"
Blade Thickness3/16"
Weight2oz
Material1055 High Carbon Steel
EdgeUnsharpened
SharpeningAvailable
EngravingUnavailable

REVIEWS

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The metal is well made and the scabbard is sturdy. The handle on mine was chipped, revealing a white wood under the paint. Overall, a good blade!
- Brad, December 25, 2008
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Not made as well as i had hoped.  the fittings look plastic and the leather sheath is just a piece of plastic wraped in leather.  the blade is ok.
- Guest, May 21, 2009
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The blade was very well made, the sheath was not as great. Payed for it to be sharped, it was sharp but not as but as i would have liked.
- Damion, August 10, 2016 | Verified Purchase
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Well-Made; Less Expensive Than The Competition.
Well-made. The wood handle is so smooth on the back it looks like plastic, but the carving on the front is precise. The sheath fits well, but will be all but invisible as it will be in my piper's hose. Blade is good steel - I will sharpen it myself. No sense having a "black knife" with no edge! ERSJR
- Edmund R., October 12, 2019 | Verified Purchase
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Sturdy Sgain Dubh
As a Museum Replicas customer for over thirty years I am pleased to say that your products continue to impress and live up to the quality that I have come to expect from you.  This small knife is everything it was advertised to be.
- Eugene, October 13, 2019 | Verified Purchase
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High Quality
Really nice addition to my Highland outfit.  I ordered mine sharpened for the sake of authenticity.
- Mike, November 28, 2019 | Verified Purchase
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