1929 Pattern Naval Dagger (1st Model Navy) w/portepee (#29149)

1929 Pattern Naval Dagger (1st Model Navy) w/portepee (#29149)

Maker: E & F HORSTER, SOLINGEN with stylized sword in double oval etched TM; Condition: EX++

$2,595.00

E & F HORSTER, SOLINGEN with stylized sword in double oval etched TM. Gilded brass hilt fittings show almost no wear/age patina to highlights with all of factory gilding remaining to all of the fittings.  The white celluloid grip shows no visible cracks or chips and is complete with tight twisted brass wire wrap. Plated double-etched blade grades EX++ showing only minor surface wear/runner marks and some very minor speckling to obverse. Blade is complete white buffer pad and retains 99% of the light gray background frosting in the fouled anchor and floral motif etch pattern. Gilded brass hammered scabbard retains approximately 98% of the factory gilding. Dagger is complete with original silver bullion portepee