Germany 1918 - 1945
M39 Government Officials Dagger with portepee and hangers - Eickhorn
Rare Third Reich Government Official’s Dagger M38 ("Dolch für Staatsbeamte M38").
A nice nickel-plated steel blade. "Carl Eickhorn Solingen" maker marked. It has a few small stains on both sides. Silver-plated tombak fittings. The eagle on the crossguard looks to the left. Nice mother-of-pearl grip plates. No chipping or cracks. The original pommel screw is in place. The scabbard comes with two overlapping oak leaf bands. Silvered. Magnetic. No dents. With the matching small-size portepee.
Including the dagger hangers. The front of the straps was finished with a silver tress. Black velvet strap backing. Zinc fittings and snap clips. Remains of the original gilding are present. All snap clips are fully functional.