Reappearing as a popular weapon during the 12th century, medieval daggers were used as secondary weapon for personal defense as well as a tool for everyday tasks. These double-edged blades taper to sharp points for piercing shields and armor. Our knightly daggers at Buying a Sword make excellent companion weapons for our medieval swords. These traditional daggers come in a range of styles, including rondel daggers, Crusader daggers, Agincourt daggers, arming daggers, swordbreaker daggers, ballock daggers, and more. Certain designs are inspired by historical figures like Henry V, the Black Prince, the Landsknecht mercenaries, and King Solomon, among others. We carry a variety of functional dagger and decorative dagger designs, making these excellent medieval blades for historical re-enactors, Ren fair attendees, and weapons collectors.
Many merchants carry with them a dagger or blade of some kind, whether for personal protection or to punish thieves in the medieval fashion. The Byzantine Merchants Dagger is suited for any merchant or sailor on a merchant vessel!
Before it was renamed Istanbul, the city that served as the heart of the Byzantine Empire was called Constantinople. The Byzantine Soldiers Dagger is reminiscent of a blade that some guards of Constantinople may have carried.
Though knights often used swords, polearms, and long-ranged weapons, a dagger could come in handy as a weapon for stabbing and thrusting. The Chevalier Dagger features a unique squared-off pommel and curved crossguard.
The Close Combat Dagger features a hammered and blackened iron pommel and guard welded to a hefty steel blade. The Close Combat Dagger is durable and suitable for stage and reenactment fighting and come to you at a great price.
As part of the Windlass Battlecry collection, the Crecy War Dagger possesses a no-nonsense double edge blade that is slight, light, and quick, well suited for facing both armored and unarmored foes during your next historical adventure.
A knight on Crusade should make sure to have a weapon. Be sure to check out the Crusader Arming Dagger and add it to your medieval costume or outfit. This dagger makes a great addition to any small blade collection or medieval costume.
A good dagger is more than just a weapon. It is also a tool, used for everything from eating to working and more. This Crusader Dagger is the quintessential knights dagger, designed with a blade for any task a warrior might have.
Whether you wish to add a sense of medieval style to your decor or your blade collection, the Crusader Head Dagger is sure to stand out in any display. Add it to your home or office decor. Give it as a gift to a dagger collector.
Daggers were indispensable tools and had many uses, from being used as an eating utensil to personal defense when not in use on the battlefield. This Curved Guard Medieval Dagger makes a great display item or medieval costume weapon.
Noted for his bravery, and often for his cruelty as well, Richard the Lionheart is one of the most widely admired English monarchs. The Dagger of Richard the Lionheart commemorates this crusader in a beautiful and subtle way.
Gladius Medieval style daggers, like this Daguesse Dagger, have 440C stainless steel blades that are fully tempered, but they are primarily intended for use as collectibles and eye-catching decorative pieces.
Attack with your reactionary hand while holding the elegant Danish Dagger. Designed for balance, speed, and accurate strikes, this blade excels at being a backup weapon. Be sure to add this stunning blade to your collection.