The dagger served as a part of everyday attire during the Renaissance period, worn by commoners and the nobility. Renaissance daggers were used for personal defense and duels, as well as everyday tasks like eating on occasion. Our historical daggers here at Buying a Sword make great companion weapons for our Renaissance swords. Our Renaissance blades come in a range of styles, including stiletto daggers, poignard daggers, and colichemarde daggers. We carry both functional daggers and decorative daggers, made with stainless steel and high carbon steel blades as well as horn, bone, nickel silver, and wood handles. These re-enactment daggers work great as Renaissance fair accessories and collectibles. Browse through our excellent historical dagger replicas to find the perfect Renaissance style for your needs.
Napoleons dagger was modeled after his ceremonial court sword by Martin Biennais. The grip is engraved with Napoleons profile, and his Monogram can be seen on the sheath. This replica by Denix is accurately detailed.
Named for the ancient forging technique from the Near East, Damascus steel is characterized by distinctive patterns of ripples or swirls. This Antler Damascus Dagger makes an excellent gift for hunters, reenactors, and collectors.
Known for its culture, architecture, and art, Barcelona is one of the most beautiful and intriguing cities in the entire world. Harnessing the beauty and intrigue of that city in a stunning weapon is this Barcelona Spike Dagger.
The Black Renaissance Dagger is great for Renaissance fairs, reenactments, or adding to medieval dagger collections. Based on historical styles, this Renaissance dagger has a black hardwood handle with a brass guard and pommel.
In the bygone era, hunting was a common way to provide for your family. This Broad German Hunting Dagger is a recreation of a detailed hunting dagger that not only boasts a handsome design, but also an effective look too.
Based on historic blades the emerged on the sword scene in the late 1600s, the Colichemarde Dagger is the companion to the matching Colichemarde Sword but serves well as a beautiful and high quality combat blade in its own right.
A defensive dagger has to be a hardy dagger, and this Diavolo Main Gauche Dagger does not disappoint in its design. A thick blade with a well-planned guard makes this an off-handed dagger that any duelist would want to wield.
In the bygone era, hunting was a common way to provide for your family. This German Hunting Dagger is a recreation of a detailed hunting dagger that not only boasts a handsome design, but also a rather effective look too.
Perfect for the seamstress or historical artisan in your life, as well as for collectors, these Gold Renaissance Scissors have a cruciform style with jewel accents. First developed in Ancient Rome, pivot scissors are still used today.
This royal Renaissance dagger features a fishtail type pommel popular during the 15th and 16th centuries. The flourish of the pommel and star shaped quillons provides a regal presence that enhances this Italian Arming Dagger.
Popular throughout Europe between the 13th and 18th centuries, the ballock dagger reached its height during the Tudor period. This Italian Ballock Dagger has a strong triangular blade, capable of punching through tough mail armour.
This Italian Courtier Stiletto is but one of many examples made during the 16th century, with handles emulating figures. Pairs of monsters, animals, or humans were sometimes designed to enhance a piece, making it truly one of a kind.