2nd Model Navy Dagger (#29565)

2nd Model Navy Dagger (#29565)

Maker: ALCOSO, SOLINGEN with scales and arched company name in block numbers TM; Condition: EX+/EX++

$1,595.00

ALCOSO, SOLINGEN with scales and arched company name in block numbers TM. Gilded brass hilt fittings show light wear/age patina to highlights with most of the gilding remaining to the ALCOSO pattern eagle/swastika pommel, fouled anchor crossguard, and quillon block. The orange celluloid grip shows no visible cracks or chips and is complete with tight twisted brass wire wrap as used by ALCOSO.  Plated double-etched sailing ship motif blade which is a characteristic of ALCOSO produced Navy daggers, grades EX++. Blade shows only minor surface wear/runner marks primarily to the obverse and reverse lower portion but, no nicks to the cutting edges.  Blade is complete with red 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 dull factory gilding and features hammered scabbard rings. EX+/EX++.