Transitional Navy Dagger w/Hangers (#27928)

Transitional Navy Dagger w/Hangers (#27928)

Maker: P.D. LUNESCHLOSS, SOLINGEN in double oval with stylized sword and Spartan helmet TM; Condition: EX+. Consignment

$2,033.00

P.D. LUNESCHLOSS, SOLINGEN in double oval with stylized sword and Spartan helmet TM. Gilded brass hilt fittings show light surface wear/age to highlights of “replacement” eagle/swastika pommel and fouled anchor Imperial crossguard and quillon block. The off-white celluloid-over-wood grip shows surface wear and cracks with a chip to the upper portion along the pommel. Tightly twisted brass wire wrap is intact and undamaged. Plated double-etched blade grades EX++ showing only minor surface wear/runner marks to the obverse and reverse but, no nicks or cuts to the cutting edges. Blade features Imperial Crown, fouled anchor and sailing ship motif and is complete with tan felt blade buffer pad and retains 99% of the light gray background frosting. Gilded brass hammered scabbard shows nice toning with no damage and features guilloche carrying bands. Dagger is complete with correct hangers showing very light age and wear to fittings and no wear or damage to cloth straps. EX+. Consignment