operation as G. Crookes & Co. in Sheffield from c. 1836-1856.
length with the blade unfolded is 26 cm
14 cm closed
folding dirk with back released dagger ground blade marked marked "G.
CROOKES/& Co./SHEFFIELD" on both sides of the ricasso.
is secured with a spring-loaded lockback lever (pump released), the grip panels
are smooth with German silver insert on the front and German silver floral
with some patches of scattered light pitting and spotting of grey patina, lightly
sharpened but still in full length (see pic)
antique patina on the German silver.
panels with no cracks.
The locking mechanism in good order