~ WW2 German Red Cross DRK (German Red Cross) Dagger, Frog and Scabbard ~
The dagger is of steel construction, the blade with deep, wide fullers and sawback forte edge.
It is decorated with the DRK national eagle with down-swept wings, a highly embossed swastika to its breast, and a traditional cross in its talons.
The obverse grip features a repeating, diamond grooved pattern and the reverse grip is plain.
The dagger comes with its original, black painted, magnetic sheet metal scabbard and nickel plated top and tip fittings.
~ Dimensions ~
The dagger is 15.5 inches (39.4 cm) long, 16 inches (40.7 cm) with the scabbard & frog attached with the blade measuring 10.5 inches (24.5cm).
It weights 820 grams.
~ Condition ~
The blade has degraded in areas & has started to blacken. The leather has started to wear down, dry & turn brown.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £18 other dagger can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.