Unissued Long Fire Official Bayonet w/Issue Bag and Tag (#27774)

Unissued Long Fire Official Bayonet w/Issue Bag and Tag (#27774)

Maker: WKC (knight's helmet) TM; Condition: Exc+/Exc++

$925.00

WKC (knight’s helmet) TM. This superb example was recently obtained in Austria, and an illustration of this style bayonet with “Sägerücken (sawback) 25cm blade appears in the WKC sales catalog as pattern Nr. 112. For more information on long and short model Fire bayonets, see pages 118 – 120 of Collecting the Edged Weapons of the Third Reich. MINT nickel-plated hilt fittings show virtually no wear to the pommel and recurved crossguardl. Black bakelite grip plates are perfect with no cracks or chips. Polished 25cm blade grades EX+ very minor speckling to obverse and reverse and is complete with black leather blade buffer pad. Dent-free scabbard retains 100% of the original black enamel showing only a few faint specks of crazing. Bag shows light surface wear/age with no rips or tears. Rare, unissued combination complete with WKC tag and rare paper issue bag with correct pattern number. EX++/Near MINT (27774) $925.00