Early SA Dagger (#30866)

Early SA Dagger (#30866)

Maker: E.P. & S.; Condition: EX+

$875.00

E.P. & S. (Ernst Pack and Sons) with Siegfried swinging hammer TM. Maker rarity value of “2” on the McSARR scale. Nickel-silver hilt fittings show surface wear and age patina with lower crossguard group marked “Nrh” for Nordrhein. Brown wooden grip shows wear and one surface chip to front with silver grip eagle and SA insert properly inset. Polished blade grades EX+ showing surface wear/runner marks and areas showing water damage. Deeply etched SA motto inscription retains 98% of the light gray background frosting. Dent-free steel scabbard shows light surface wear/spidering retaining approximately 80% of the brown anodized finish and factory lacquer to shell. Nickel-silver fittings show light surface wear/yellow age patina.