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.
This Gothic Dagger echoes the look of a gothic sword, while keeping to a smaller size, which means that just about anyone can easily carry it as their side-arm of choice, whether they are sparring, dueling, or attending a local Ren Fair.
This Guingate Dagger with Scabbard is an attractive medieval dagger that looks fit to be carried by a regal knight or a powerful noble. Thanks to its size, virtually anyone could carry this dagger around without any problems whatsoever.
Daggers often serve as a secondary defense weapon for close combat, used most frequently to stab or thrust. The Hammer Head Dagger features a slightly extended pommel that reinforces the grip of your hand.
The Hand and a Half Dagger reflects the highest standards in workmanship and comes fully sharpened and ready for battle. Scaled down in size and almost identical in appearance, the Hand and a Half Dagger offers a 13 inch long blade.
Gladius Medieval daggers like the Heaven Knight Dagger with Sheath have 440C stainless steel blades that are fully tempered, but they are primarily intended for use as collectibles and decorative pieces with their eye-catching details.
The Henry V Dagger is every bit as impressive as the matching sword, and for good reason, as this dagger perfectly recreates its design. Do not think for a second though, that small size makes this dagger less effective or deadly.
Also known as the Order of Saint John, the Knights Hospitaller were one of the most well-known Roman Catholic military orders of the Middle Ages. The Hospitaller Dagger is an impressive weapon designed to honor these medieval knights.
Gladius Medieval style daggers, like this Jerusalem Dagger, have 440C stainless steel blades that are fully tempered, but they are primarily intended for use as collectibles and eye-catching decorative pieces.
The worst threat a king could face is assassination. It stands to reason, then, that every king should always have a defense close at hand. Arm your king with the King Dagger, to ensure he is protected at all times from assassins.
Any king who foolishly thought himself safe on his throne likely met an untimely end there. A far wiser king kept his guards alert and kept a weapon like this Kings Gothic Dagger around to help defend against an assassins blade.