Scotia Metalwork
The work of J. Michael McRae
Scotia Metalwork
Historically Accurate
Ancient Scottish Weapons
Highland Dirk circa 1700
The crimped over pommel cap was a useful way to reinforce the the pommel flare,
which is the weak spot on a dirk. That made it decorative as well as functional.

Blade:  12 1/4" 5160
Handle:  Rosewood
Furniture:  Brass