~ British 3rd Pattern Fairbairn Sykes Commando Dagger For Far East Aircrew ~
The 3rd pattern Fairburn Sykes dagger has a steel double edged blade with a wooden grip.
The wooden grip variants were used by RAF air crew in the Far East as due to the humidity, a steel grip would prove too slippery.
~ Dimensions ~
The dagger has a total length of 11.5 inches (29.2 cm) with the blade measuring 6.6 inches (16.7 cm).
It weighs 110 grams.
~ Condition ~
The blade remains in good condition with some surface rust on both edges.
The grip remains in good condition.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £18 or the dagger can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.
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