Ground Roehm Dagger (#30744)

Ground Roehm Dagger (#30744)

Maker: Aesculap, Tuttlingen; Condition: EX+

$895.00

Aesculap, Tuttlingen TM with snake, stock, and crown TM. Nickel silver hilt fittings show light surface wear/age patina with reverse lower crossguard group marked “Sw” (Sudwest).  Dark brown lacquered wooden grip shows much surface wear and loss of lacquer, but no cracks or chips and with silver grip eagle and SA insert properly inset. Blade grades EX+ showing surface wear/runner marks and some light gray shadowing. Deeply etched motto retains 100% of the light gray background frosting. Reverse Röhm inscription has been professionally ground away, along with a small part of the trademark. Steel scabbard shows surface wear with much speckling/crazing to the brown anodization. Nickel silver scabbard fittings show light surface wear/age patina with two depressions to lower scabbard ball.