Early 1st Model Luftwaffe Dagger (#30819)  

Early 1st Model Luftwaffe Dagger (#30819)  

Maker: Paul Weyersberg; Condition: EX+/EX++

$1,695.00

Paul Weyersberg, sword within wreath double-oval TM. Nickel-silver hilt fittings show light surface wear/yellow age patina to pommel, upper and lower ferrules and crossguard with loss of plating to background of the brass pommel and crossguard swastikas. Dark blue leather grip shows surface wear to highlights of six of the obverse grip swirls, but no rips or tears, and is complete with tight twisted, triple wire wrap.  Plated blade grades EX++ showing light surface wear/runner marks and minor gray speckling near the obverse tip, but no lifting or pitting, and no nicks to the cutting edges. Reverse blade is complete with blue leather buffer pad, but is not Waffen Amt marked. Blue leather covered scabbard shows light wear/age/ with a few minor surface depressions to leather, but no rips, tears or missing leather. Dent-free, nickel-silver, upper, center, and lower scabbard fittings show surface wear/age patina and are complete with five, undamaged, flush-mounted retaining screws. Early nickel-silver chain hanger featuring 8 upper and 12 lower rings shows light age/wear and is complete with early unmarked, nickel-silver clip.