Extremely rare Bulgarian navy dagger Ferdinand I period.
Ferdinand I (Bulgarian: Фердинанд I; 26 February 1861 – 10 September 1948), born Ferdinand Maximilian Karl Leopold Maria of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, was the ruler of Bulgaria from 1887 to 1918; firstly as knyaz (ruling prince, 1887–1908) and later as tsar (king, 1908–18). He was also an author, botanist, entomologist and philatelist.
The dagger is very similar to Russian Imperial Navy dagger, but in white metal and scabbard made in fully metal.Blade with nicely inscription where you may see cyrillic Ф1, which is Ferdinand 1.
The dagger is in a very good condition with some small scratches due the age.
Total length: 38 cm.
Blade length: 25,3 cm.