Third Reich Police Bayonet with Matching Numbers (#30669)

Third Reich Police Bayonet with Matching Numbers (#30669)

Maker: P.D. Luneschloss; Condition: EX++; SOLD

$795.00

SOLD

Two-line P.D. Luneschloss, Solingen TM. Nickel-plated hilt fittings show excellent detail to the eagle head pommel and oak leaf embellished crossguard with thinning of plating to eagle’s beak. The reverse crossguard is stamped “S.D.IV.371.”. Light brown stag horn grip plates are perfect with no cracks or chips, and with aluminum Third Reich Police grip emblem properly pinned to the obverse plate. Plated blade grades EX++/Near MINT with very minor runner marks/age and no nicks to the cutting edge. Black leather scabbard shows light surface wear/age, but no rips, tears, or damage to the reverse stitching. Nickel-plated scabbard fittings show light surface wear and some verdigris build-up to upper fitting, but no damage to the lower ball and are complete with both retaining staples. Reverse upper scabbard fitting is stamped “S.D.IV.371.” to match the crossguard. Very nice bayonet in a hard-to-find condition!