An antique Scottish dagger or sgian-dubh brooch of very nice quality. Featuring
a monstrose agate orb within a silver decorative cage and leading to the dagger
comprised of bloodstone to the top half and lower half. The gemstones have a
slightly rounded cabochon top and are connected by a silver decorative band at
the midpoint and engraved V shaped cover for the point of the knife. The
The back shows a pin, hinge and C clasp as well as English Hallmarks.
Measures approximately 6.5 cm = 2-1/2". Weighs 3.2 DWTS = 5.4 Grams TW
Monstrose Agate – White with grey streaks. Montrose Area. Montrose Area. The
agate-bearing locations along the eastern side of Scotland lie within the old
counties of Kincardine, Angus, Perth and Fife.