This lot will be auctioned on Wednesday, November 10th. The auction will begin at 3:00pm GMT and lots are sold sequentially via live auctioneer; tune in to the live streaming broadcast on auction day to follow the pace. Note other lots in the auction may close on November 9th or November 11th.
A Sardaukar General stunt knife from David Lynch's sci-fi epic Dune. Knives were worn at the hip by the Sardaukar Generals who protected the Emperor.
The stunt knife is made of resin, and features a reverse-curved blade finished in grey and metallic-blue paint. A finger loop and a handguard are situated just above the textured handle, which is painted a darker metallic grey.
Accompanying the weapon is a brown leather sheath with metal-stud detailing and a belt loop at the top. The lot exhibits paint wear down the blade and a small tear near the sheath's right metal stud. Dimensions (knife): 35.5 cm x 10 cm x 3.5 cm (14" x 4" x 1¾"); (sheath): 37 cm x 10 cm x 2.5 cm (14½" x 4" x 1")
Estimate: £1,000 - 1,500 M
This item comes with a Prop Store Certificate of Authenticity.