Army Officer’s Dagger with Deep Orange Grip (#30665)

Army Officer’s Dagger with Deep Orange Grip (#30665)

Maker: Alcoso; Condition: EX+/EX++

$750.00

Alcoso, Solingen with etched scales TM. Silver-plated hilt fittings show dark uniform age patina to well-detailed oak leaf embellished pommel, ferrule and crossguard with eagle. Reverse crossguard shows some light scuffing and surface wear. Beautiful and highly desirable deep red-orange, solid celluloid grip is perfect with no cracks or chips and features darkening to the swirls. Polished blade grades EX showing light runner marks and surface crazing throughout, but no nicks to cutting edges or damage to blade tip and is complete with leather buffer pad. Dark patinaed silver-plated scabbard shows almost no wear with patina matching the hilt fittings and nicely detailed pebbled panels and oak leaf suspension bands. There is one very faint dent to the lower obverse side of the scabbard. Scabbard is complete with two side-mounted throat retaining screws.