This dagger is a replica of an original from the 1st century AD found in the Rhineland. Pugiones like this were used all over the Roman Empire, but they weren't part of the standard equipment of the legionair. Roman soldiers probably bought them as a private property.
This pugio is made of carbon steel. It is 32 cm long, with a blade of 22 cm long and 5,2 cm wide. The scabbard is decorated with brass ornaments that are typical for the 1st century AD. This dagger weighs 0,9 kg.
Length: 32.5 cm;
Blade length: 20 cm;
Grip length: 12.5 cm;
Steel type: EN45 carbon steel hardness 48 HRC.;
Tang construction: full tang construction;
Based on a historic original: yes;
Transport weight: 2000 *
This item is semi-sharp and designed for decorative purposes. It can be made razor sharp at a surcharge. When using the sharpening service, the return right and warranty expires. The extra delivery time is approx. 2 weeks.
The blade can be blunted (2,5-3 mm) at a surcharge of €55,00. Please note: although the thickness will be the same as a battle-ready item, the return right and warranty expires when using the blunting service. Please contact us if you wish to use the blunting service, or make a note at the last step of your shopping cart. The extra delivery time is approx. 2 weeks.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
We do not sell this product to customers under the age of 18. Click here for more information on the European arms acts.
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