Bulgarian Labor Corps Dagger (#27680)

Bulgarian Labor Corps Dagger (#27680)

No maker; Condition: EX+

$1,450.00

 

No Maker TM.  Gilded hilt fittings show light surface wear with and undamaged crown pommel in perfect condition. Crossguard is in the form of an outward-facing lion head and a spade and pick. Bulgarian royal crest is featured on the obverse crossguard and reverse features a blank panel. Medium orange celluloid grip shows two hair-line cracks and tight twisted wire wrap. Plated blade grades EX+ and shows two spots of speckling to both obverse and reverse and tip has been re-pointed.  Blade design is the same as the German Army dagger and is complete with leather blade buffer pad.  Dent-free, leather covered scabbard shows almost no surface wear but, no damage. Gilded upper, middle and lower scabbard fittings embellished with oak leaf design and silver “rising sun” seal. EX+.