~ British 3rd Pattern Fairburn Sykes Commando Dagger With Leather Sheath ~
The 3rd pattern Fairburn Sykes dagger has a blackened finish carbon steel double edged blade for night time fighting stamped Sheffield England and a grooved round design blackened metal grip.
It comes with a dark brown leather metal tipped sheath with its elasticated ring to the top.
~ Dimensions ~
The dagger has a total length of 11.25 inches (28.5 cm) with the blade measuring 6.5 inches (16.5 cm).
The sheath is 13 inches (33 cm) long.
The total weight is 290 g.
~ Condition ~
The blade still retains its black finish but has quite a few areas of rust, & some rust on the guard. The grip has some paint chipping to the black finish but remains in good condition.
The sheath is in fair condition with the expected signs of wear. The metal tip of the scabbard has some scratching and minor wearing.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £18 or the dagger can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.