2ND PATTERN NAZI GERMAN NAVY OFFICER’S DAGGER, SCABBARD, KNOT & HANGARS WITH MAKER BAG BY CARL EICKHORN
Gilt perched eagle with swastika pommel, attached to the white ivorine grip with wire wrap in good condition and damage free, all brass metalwork retains a very good amount of the original gilding. Gold and silver Portepee knot is in very good condition. Interlocking button in working condition. Maker marked Carl Eickhorn of Solingen, double blood grooved blade 25 cm in length, with correct 2nd pattern engraving to both blade edges, showing entwined fish, anchors and floral motif which is in near mint condition. Lightning bolt engraved scabbard in good condition retaining both suspension rings. Good set of hangers, retaining gilt finished buckles in good condition. The dagger comes housed in the original makers bag, showing large Carl Eickhorn ‘squirell’ trademark. This is as complete a naval dagger as you will find, in very good to near mint condition overall.
||40 x 15 x 15 cm