9th Contemporary History Auction

Bidding on 620 lots has ended on 6th December 2015. 93% of all lots sold

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Luftwaffe officer's dagger with etched blade & ivory handle

Luftwaffe officer's dagger with etched blade & ivory handle

LOT 11-239
SOLD
Auction ended        6th December 2015  |  07:03 pm CET
RESULT
STARTING PRICE: EUR 1.200,00
EXCL. BUYER’S PREMIUM: 0 %
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COUNTRY Germany
MATERIAL
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LOT 11-239
EAN 2000000049150
LOT 11-239
PERIOD
COUNTRY Germany
EAN 2000000049150
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
PERIOD
COUNTRY Germany
LOT 11-239
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
EAN 2000000049150
Luftwaffe officer's dagger with etched blade & ivory handle

Description
Very fine Luftwaffe officer's dagger made by Emil Voss. A superb luxury version with etched blade and ivory handle which is extremely hard to find.
 
Fine tombak cross guard and top pommel. Iron blade. Matching patina allover. No dents or damage to the scabbard. No issues to the blade. "EMIL VOSS SOLINGEN" marked marked. 
 
The dagger comes with the original officer's knot. It shows signs of use and wear. The ivory handle is in good condition without any chips. It comes the usual natural fine hair cracks.
 
A textbook example from very high quality. Nice condition 2.

Condition
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