1st Model Navy Dagger (#28381)

1st Model Navy Dagger (#28381)

SOLD-Maker: HIC within circle TM.; Condition: EX/EX+

$1,395.00

SOLD

HIC within circle TM. Dagger features a ball pommel of reeds and cattails over cresting waves and a capstan crossguard with reef knot scabbard. Gilded brass hilt fittings show almost no wear/age patina to highlights with most of factory gilding remaining to all of the fittings.  The white celluloid grip shows one crack to upper portion of grip and is complete with tight twisted brass wire wrap. Plated double-etched blade grades EX+/EX++ showing only minor surface wear/runner and no nicks or cuts. Blade is complete with buffer pad and retains 97% of the light gray background frosting in the fouled anchor and floral motif etch pattern. Gilded brass reef knot scabbard retains approximately 98% of the factory gilding and shows many dents and depressions throughout. EX/EX+ (28381)