Scarce SA Marine Dagger with Gilt Fittings (#30693)

Scarce SA Marine Dagger with Gilt Fittings (#30693)

Maker: RZM M7/42 (WKC); Condition: EX++; SOLD

$2,450.00

SOLD

Marked RZM M7/42 (WKC). Gilt hilt fittings show very light surface wear/age patina. Deep brown wooden grip shows almost no wear with one hairline crack above the crossguard with gilt grip eagle and SA insert properly inset. Blade grades EX++ showing light surface wear/runner marks along with some very faint speckling. Deeply etched SA motto retains 90% of the frosty gray background frosting.  Dent-free steel scabbard shows light surface wear/age retaining approximately 97% of the brown anodized finish and factory lacquer to shell and grades near MINT. Gilt fittings show almost no surface wear/age patina and no damage to lower ball. A very rare dagger that would make an excellent addition to any serious edged weapon enthusiast’s collection!