~ 1937 Model Italian Fascist Leaders/Officers Dagger with Scabbard & Hangers ~
The classic M.V.S.N. Model 1937 dress dagger with double chain hanger. The aluminium handle is formed as an eagle. The face of the belt clasp has a large Roman eagle outlined in black paint over the letters ?SPQR,? Senatus Populus Que Romanus, (For the Senate and the People of Rome).
~ Dimensions ~
The overall length is 12 inches (30cm) with the blade measuring 7.5 inches (19cm).
The scabbard is 9 inches (23cm) long and the belt is approx. 8.5 inchs (21.5cm) long.
~ Condition ~
The condition of the dagger is generally very good. The blade is clean and shiny with clean edges and a blunt tip. The grips and fascist insignia are in very decent condition while the metal part of the handle has minimal surface scratches. The scabbard is in good condition with age wear but no dents, a lot of its gilding has worn off, likewise for the chains. The black paint from the belt face is worn.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £18 or the dagger can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.