South African Air Force Dagger (#30448)

South African Air Force Dagger (#30448)

Maker: WKC; Condition: Near MINT

$1,295.00

WKC, SOLINGEN, Germany,Stainless and armored torso etched TM to obverse ricasso. Gilded brass hilt fittings show almost no surface wear with virtually 95% of the gilding remaining on the nozzle-shaped pommel. Obverse/reverse langets have bordered motto, “PER ASPERA AD ASTRA”. Plain, plated, diamond cross section blade grades Near MINT showing only faint runner marks with no damage to the cutting edges. Leather covered scabbard shows only light age to the black leather with one small nick to the upper reverse. Obverse center fitting features the South African coat of arms in raised relief and is complete with 2 brass suspension rings. Comes complete with hangers, belt, and belt buckle. Near MINT. CONSIGNMENT.