A Spanish Mediterranean punal dagger, 18th/19th century
A Spanish Mediterranean punal dagger, 18th/19th century. The blade is decorated in shallow relief with hunting scenes, coats of arms, a double headed eagle, a cherub and a mythical beast. Inscribed 'Castigo al mabado' (punishment of evil) and 'Defiendo Al Virtuoso' (I defend the virtuous). 11.6 in (29.5 cm) length.
Auction Date: December 2019