7 5/8” total length with fine flat side blade with slightly upturned point. Black horn grip with zoomorphic terminal, scored for purchase. Baluster medial and brass encased pivot with fancy pierced hexagonal segment below. This is a fighting knife with thin slashing blade which would not be suitable as a work knife. Generally, sailors were allowed only blunted knives to minimize fights and mutiny. Pirates carried fighting knives of which this is a fine example.