Russian Empire. An army dagger (Kinzal) of the Caucasian type, made at the Zlatoust arms factory in 1904 by order of the GAU (ГАУ). At the mouth there is a military stamp "1Б" and below "8 VSGAD ("8 ВСГАД") 91" - 1 battery, 8th East Siberian Mountain Artillery Division, weapons number according to the list of 91. Blade of diamond-shaped section with three lobes. On the obverse of the blade is the ZOF stamp and the year of release, on the reverse are the receiving stamps of the Main Artillery Directorate the capital letter "A" with the crown and simply "A." The handle of the traditional type for daggers, wooden, painted black, is attached with three "cloves." The scabbard is wooden, covered with black leather. The device is made of light bronze with gilding. A very rare and extremely interesting item for a true collector.
In perfect condition. Size 477mm.