Early SA Dagger w/High Quality Grip (#27915)

Early SA Dagger w/High Quality Grip (#27915)

Maker: HACO BERLIN within a double circle TM; Condition: EX+/EX++

$1,495.00

 

HACO BERLIN within a double circle TM. Nickel silver hilt fitting show light surface wear with reverse lower crossguard SA Group marked “B” (Berlin-Brandenburg). Dark brown, high-quality, oak grained varnished grip show very minor surface wear with no hairline cracks or chips. The quality of this grip easily compares to what one would see in high-quality custom made furniture of the period. Grip is complete with silver grip eagle and SA insert properly inset. Polished blade grades EX+/EX++ showing surface wear/runner marks to obverse/reverse and very light sharpening but no pitting or nicks to cutting edges. Deeply etched motto retains 100% of the light gray background frosting. Dent-free steel scabbard shows most of the brown anodization with portions of the factory lacquer remaining to factory finish. Upper portion of shell has one minor depression. Nickel-silver scabbard fittings show light surface wear/age patina and no damage but lower ball is dented and split. EX+/EX++.