Swords & Daggers

!UPDATED 04-11-14!

Item SE002.  An early army dagger by Eickhorn.  This is an unmessed with early army dagger that came with a large grouping I recently bough in Seattle WA.  It has its original portepee and hangers that are broken at the top.  Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture for more images. $695

Item SE003.  An honest second model WWII luftwaffe dagger by Alcoso with hangers and portepee.  This 2nd model luft came with a large grouping I recently bought in Seattle WA.  Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture for more images. $795

A very fine example of a Caucasian silver mounted shashka.  The Silver neillo work in the handle and scabbard fittings is stunning.  This blade is stamed Omarov.  A rare find!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $5595 Reduced!

This is a nice aluminum luftwaffe sword It was made by F.&A. Helbig Steinbach.  The plated blade is in minty condition and is just under 27 inches long.  The fittings are excellent  The leather has some wear.  Over all an excellent sword priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $1295

This is an early Sa dagger by one of the rarest makers Curdts Nachf Solingen.  The over all condition is very good with some small rust spots on the blade.  The blade still retains most of its original crossgraing.    A very hard to find maker in un-messed with as found condition.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $995

A salty personalized 2nd model luftwaffe dagger.  This luftwaffe dagger was made by F.W. Holler Solingen.  It has its original salty hangers and what is left of the original portepee.  The scabbard tip has been smashed but should be reparable.  What is cool about this dagger is the initials L.J. on the underside of the cross gaud and scabbard throat.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $595

A very nice WWII Japanese navy mounted old family blade. This is a very nice Shin Shinto (made in the late 19th, early 20th century) katana in minty WWII kai gunto mounts.  This samurai sword is in almost full polish with the jigane (grain) and gunome midare hamon (tempering pattern) clearly visible.  The sword is probably a Mino school blade.  The sword is unsigned because the signature was probably lost due to shortening.  It has deluxe navy mounts with a sami saya.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $3000  ON HOLD!

A very nice US Patton sword by Springfield Armory.  This is an early 1914 dated Patton sword.  The blade and fittings are very nice with only minor staining.  The blade serial number is 27662.  These are getting very hard to find in this condition don't miss out!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $795

An early ground Rohm SA dagger by Eickhorn.  I just this dagger along with a French sword from a family member of the WWII vet who brought it home as  souvenir.  Its the early small logo double oval Carl Eickhorn typical of the Rohm SAs.  As you can see from the photos the blade has some light staining but over all it is a very nice dagger.  It also comes with its original hanger.  It will sell fast!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $695

A very nice WWII US theater made fighting knife.  This is a great fighting knife.  The handle top has a scull crusher point that mimics a V42 fighting knife.  The grip is made from leather and aluminum disks. The the blade is soldered in the the large brass cross guard.  A very neat piece.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $350

This is a very nice Imperial Japanese kai gunto mounted Katana with its original tassel.  The blade is in almost perfect condition.  The scabbard is a very high quality glossy black lacquer with some damage.  The tassel is also in very nice condition and is original to this sword.  A very nice sword which is priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $1950

Item 1-44.  This is a nice 2nd model luft dagger by C. Gustav Spitzer Solingen.  This dagger comes with it original hangers.  The handle has some chips and a crack but the over all dagger condition is very nice for the price!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $550

A cheap Rzm marked SA dagger hanger.  The leather buckle portion is torn off but it would still display ok or you could use the clip.  Price to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $30 

A minty early DLV flyers dagger from the same collection I just bought out of the woodwork.  The dagger has the early nickel silver fittings and is made by Gebr. Heller (the balloon man trade mark).  The end ball on the scabbard is slightly dented which could be restored.  Otherwise its mint, mint!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1595

This is a mint un-issued NSKK dagger with the original RZM tag.  This dagger is marked M7/40/38 for Hartkopf & Co. Solingen.  Rarely are tagged unissued NSKK daggers found.  click on the picture below for more images.  $2200

An early SA dagger by E.P.&S.  This is a nice early un-messed with SA dagger that just got in.  This dagger will clean up very nice or its fine just the way it is.  Priced to sell don't miss out!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $695

2 very nice Colonels rank imperial Japanese sword tassels.  Very nice original tassels to complete your minty gunto and really make your display!  Just click on the picture for more images. $500 for the one with a little fraying and $550 SOLD! for the one with no fraying.

An early paratrooper take down gravity knife with original lanyard.  The condition of this knife is very nice!  It is one of the best take down gravity knifes available on the net.  This one will sell fast!  Just click on the picture for more images.  $1095  

Here is another early RAD enlisted man’s hewer by Gottlieb Hammesfahr.  I just bought this Hewer from the daughter of a vet who brought it home from the war.  This Hewer comes with the original leather hanger made by Assman.  It is in beautiful untouched and uncleaned condition.  Don't miss out!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $1250  Reduced!

A very reasonably priced WWII German paratrooper gravity knife by Paul Weyersberg & Co.  The knife is in great over all condition retaining most of its original polish.  The back spring as you can see from the pictures is broken but the over all condition is very nice.  Don't miss out!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $450

This is a very nice municipal police bayonet complete with its original leather frog.  The leather is a little dry but still in very good untouched condition.  The leather frog has something stamped on the back but I cant make it out.  The blade is mint and is made by Alcoso and is marked is marked Alexander Coppel Solingen.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $850

A nice RZM marked Hitler youth knife.  This DJ knife is marked RZM M7/30 and was made by Gebr?er Grafrath, Solingen-Widden.  The knife and scabbard are in great condition.   The snap leather is heavily worn and broke but both pieces of the snap are there so it could be restored.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $320

This HJ knife was part of a large grouping of items that I bought from the son of a vet.  The knife is in good over all condition with an RZM marked blade.  A reasonably priced Hitler youth knife.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $400

A mint early WWII German army dagger most likely made by WKC.  This dagger is complete with its original deluxe hangers and knot.  This army was part of a large grouping of items I just bought out of the woodwork.  Priced to sell!!!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1200

I recently bought 2 of these WWI US fighting knife made by L.F.& C.  The blade and handle is in very nice condition but the scabbard though original is a little salty.  The end cap on the sheath has torn away from the rest of the scabbard.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $400

Sold Items!

Item CS001.  This is literally the mintest WWI knuckle knife by A.C.CO (American Cutlery. Co.) that I have ever seen.  The handle is dated 1917 and the sheath is marked Jewel and dated 1918.  A.C.CO. knuckle knifes are one of the harder makers to find and in this condition impossible to find.  For the collector who wants the best example! Just click on the picture for more images. $1095 SOLD!

This is a very nice chained NSKK dagger marked M7/43 for Paul Weyersberg & Co., Solingen.  This is the first chained NSKK dagger that I have owned and it is nice!  A very nice complete dagger priced to sell.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $3995 SOLD!

This sword is from my personal collection.  It is a stone mint imperial Japanese gunto mounted koto Yamato Tegai katana with paper by John Yumoto (auther of The Samurai Sword).  The blade is made in Yamato Tegai tradition.  I belive it was made some time between the late 1200s & late 1300s.  The mounts are of the highest quality special order gunto mounts made.  The owners name (Okudera Yoshihira) is carved in the side of the tsuba.  His family creast is in the top of the Kashira.  This is the nicest set of gunto mounts I have ever seen.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $12500 SOLD!

One of the nicest Japanese NCO swords I have ever owned.  It has matched serial numbers on the blade and scabbard.  The handle still retains almost all of its paint and the scabbard still retains about 85% of its original paint.  If you wanted one Japanese NCO sword this would be the one.  If you want I have a minty leather tassel which would go great with this sword.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1895 SOLD!

A Very Nice Gunto Mounted Katana By Nagamitsu.  This is a very nice Gedai by the popular war time sword smith Nagamitsu.  The blade is in full new polish and has a suguha hamon.  The WWII army mounts are in very nice over all condition.  This is a very nice sword by a well known smith.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $2895 SOLD!

Item SS001.  Fresh out of the woodwork is this salty un-messed with late RZM marked German ss dagger.  The dagger is marked RZM M7/67 1940.  This is the code for Gottlieb Hammesfahr, Solingen-Foche.  The blade is stained but very restorable.  The plated fittings have some ware light rust and lifting.  The ebony handle has some chips and cracks but is still very presentable.  This dagger is very reasonably priced and is about the cheapest ss dagger you will find on the marked. Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture for more images. $1500 SOLD!

A Very nice WWII MK2 US fighting knife.  I have quite a few WWII us fighting knife and I think they are under price and are a good investment.  Just click on the picture for more images. $150 SOLD!

Another nice WWII German K98 dress bayonet with stag handle.  The stag handle is beautiful and the blade is mint.  It also comes with is original leather frog.  This bayonet is made by E. u F. Horster.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $350 SOLD!

Item SE001.  A nice red cross officers dagger with its original hangers and knot.  This dagger was part of a large collection I recently bought in Seattle WA.  It is in ummessed with condition.  The blade and handle are excellent condition.  The hangers have some rust stains which could possibly be cleaned and the scabbard also has some rust spots.  Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $1495 SOLD!

Item TW001.  A very nice factory ground Rohm SS dagger by Eickhorn.  This dagger is fresh out of the woodwork in Illinois.  It is a totally unmessed with ss dagger that has beautiful cross graining on the blade.  Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $3895 SOLD!

A Historically Significant Sword Made From The Gun Of the Battleship Mikasa By Horii Hideaki (Horii Toshihide). This katana was made by Horii Toshihide.  Toshihide was one of the top sword smiths of his time.  The steel used to forged this sword is from the main gun of the famous Russo Japanese war battleship Mikasa.  The blade has wonderfully executed Jigane (grain) with a beautiful dark color to the steel.  The hamon (temper line) is a bright suguha (strait tempering pattern).  It is mounted in its original shira saya (wood resting scabbard).  The sword is in very good old polish with only a few dark stains from finger prints.  The tang say Made from the gun of the battleship Mikasa and is dated spring of 1929.  Only a few swords were made from the gun steel and were usually given to high ranking military officials.  The bottom 2 photos show  some information from Sloughs book on Horii Hideaki.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $6800 SOLD!

A nice late DLV NSFK glider pilot dagger by F.& A. Helbig.  The blade has been sharpened but is still very decent.  these are interesting daggers because they experimented with materials to make up with the shortages in materials.  These late DLV daggers have aluminum handle and scabbard given a pebbled finish to give it leather texture.  It is them painted blue to simulate the  Moroccan leather.  You can see the silver coming through the blue paint.  These daggers are very rare!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1295 SOLD!

A very nice K98 parade bayonet with frog.  I recently bought a collection of German bayonets and this nice dress bayonet by A. Evertz was in it.  It is is very nice condition and by a scarce maker.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $155 SOLD!

A salty WWI US fighting knife made by L.F.& C.  The handle is dated 1917 and the sheath is dated 1918.  These Knuckle knifes are hard to find in any condition.  Priced to sell!  don't miss out.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $300 SOLD!

An NBTHK Papered Gunto Mounted Koto Katana Attributed To Unshu Tadasada
This is a nice mumei katana which the NBTHK attributed to Unshu Tadasada from Izumo province. There were a few generations and this one appears to be from early to mid Muramachi period (1490-1550). The blade actually has a lot of Yamato school charactoristics. Active sugu hamon with itame hada and hakikaki in the boshi. The cutting edge is 26 1/4" long. The blade is mounted in new shira saya and the gunto mounts which are very nice have a wood tsunagi to keep them together. An excellent blade for the price!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $6800  SOLD!

A salty original SS partial Rohm dagger by Gottlieb Hammesfahr.  This dagger is fresh out of the woodwork from the grandson of a vet in the Chicago land area.  It is salty but all original and unmessed with ss dagger that still has the partial Rohm inscription on the blade.  This dagger would restore very nicely as the blade is in pretty good condition.  Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $3495 SOLD!

This is a very nice Imperial Japanese naval dirk.  It has the deluxe same saya with bright gilded fittings and almost perfect blade.  One of the better naval dirks on the market today.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $1395  SOLD!

A Minty WWI fighting knife made by A.C.CO. (American Cutlery. Co.).  The handle is dated 1917 and the sheath is dated 1918 and marked Jewel.  A.C.CO. is one of the harder to find makers of these knuckle knifes and the condition is minty.  Just click on the picture for more images. $750 SOLD!

A rare German Postschutz Dagger by Paul Weyersberg.  This postal protection officer's dagger was purchased directly out of the woodwork by me.  It is in nice unmessed as found condition.  The blade has light staining but still shows all of the original crossgraining.  this is a textbook German postal protection dagger priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $3300 SOLD!

A minty early German luftwaffe sword by E.F. Horster Solingen.  This is a very nice early luftwaffe sword.  It has very nice nickel silver fittings.  The swastika still retain almost all of its gold wash.  This is a great sword and would be very hard to upgrade.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1300 SOLD!

A Rare 1947 Randall Model 2-8 with original brown button Heiser sheath.  It has an 8" carbon blade with deep choil, small Randall mark and a brass cross guard.  The leather handle is in great condition.  The butt cap is held on with the appropriate brass nut and brass washer.  The original brown button Heiser sheath is in excellent condition with the wide stone pocket flap.  The stone is the original mint red stone with groove in the center which dates the knife.  RARE, RARE, RARE!  Just click on the picture for more images. $2200 SOLD!

This is a great WWII German army dagger by Alcoso with a beautiful speckled caramel colored grip.  The dagger comes with its original hangers.  It is in excellent condition with the exception of some light spidering on the blade and a little corrosion on the crown, back side of the cross guard and band above the cross guard.  The scabbard looks like it still has all of its original factory lacquer.  Priced to sell fast!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $600  SOLD!

This is a very nice WWII German stag handled police bayonet complete with its original leather frog.  The leather is a little dry but still in very good untouched condition.  The leather frog and scabbard are in great condition.  The blade is made by Alcoso and is marked is marked Alexander Coppel Solingen.  There is a 6 inch area were the blade is scuffed near the pint.  It is not bad and this can clearly be seen in the pics.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $850 SOLD!

This is a rare opportunity to own a significant personality item.  This tanto was given as a gift to the German ambassador to Japan.  The tanto was made by the famous Japanese sword smith Watanabe Kanenaga.  The tanto comes with its presentation box which states it was given to Ambassador Eugen Ott, Papered from the Japanese sword museum in Tokyo (the NBTHK) and a couple of books and documents.  This is an interesting item that appeals to both Japanese sword collectors and WWII German collectors.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $12,500 SOLD!

A War Time 2nd Model Luftwaffe Dagger.  A reasonably priced 2nd model luft dagger.  The handle is a little cracked other then that this is a pretty nice dagger.  Priced accordingly to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $495 SOLD!

A minty 1889 Japanese cavalry sword.  These are known as the Imperial Japanese Type 32 Cavalry Sword. The blade and scabbard serial numbers are matched.  Priced under what they sell for on ebay this sword will sell fast!  Just click on the picture for more images. $495 SOLD!

A Rare WWII Japanese NCO Sword With No Hi.  What is unusual about it is it has no Hi (groove in the blade).  These are quite rare from my research.  They were all made by Suya Shōten Co. Ltd with To inspection stamp and the stamp of Tōkyō First Army Arsenal.  They all also fall in to a fairly narrow serial range.  This one is SN 155374 which is the highest known to this date.  The scabbard and blade numbers match.  The condition is fairly nice with only light staining on the blade and most of the paint still remaining on the scabbard.  The handle also still retains most of its original finish.  You have an opportunity to own this rarity in Japanese nco swords.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $895 SOLD!

This is a rare opportunity to own a significant personality item.  This tanto was given as a gift to the German ambassador to Japan.  The tanto was made by the famous Japanese sword smith Watanabe Kanenaga.  The tanto comes with its presentation box which states it was given to Ambassador Eugen Ott, Papered from the Japanese sword museum in Tokyo (the NBTHK) and a couple of books and documents.  This is an interesting item that appeals to both Japanese sword collectors and WWII German collectors.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $12,500 SOLD!

A very nice imperial Japanese naval dirk with forged & tempered blade. This Japanese naval dirk is simply stunning it has everything you want in a naval dirk.  It is minty, has a shagreen covered scabbard and a traditionally made blade.  I feel Japanese naval dirks are a solid investment and for those who collect military items seek condition and rarity this one has both!  Just click on the picture for more images. $1695 SOLD!

This is a salty mismatched Japanese type 95 nco sword.  The blade is very nice the scabbard is salty with only about 50% of the paint remaining.  The handle still retains most of its paint.  A very reasonably priced NCO sword.   Just click on the picture for more images. $550 SOLD!

A nice original RZM HJ knife by Arthur Sch?tleh?er.  This dagger is as found and un-messed with.  Overall a nice original Hitler youth knife which is reasonably priced.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $325 SOLD!

A Minty WWI fighting knife made by A.C.CO. (American Cutlery. Co.).  The handle is dated 1917 and the sheath is dated 1918 and marked Jewel.  A.C.CO. is one of the harder to find makers of these knuckle knifes and the condition is minty.  Just click on the picture for more images. $795 SOLD!

This is an Eickhorn Field Marshal series Prinz Eugen sword.  These swords were for the SS Mountain Division Officers.  These have always been popular with collectors.  This example is a little salty but it is priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1095 SOLD!

A very nice late war wood handle imperial Japanese NCO sword.  This is an excellent example and it has the ring to mount the tassel.  These late examples are quite scarce and rarely come out of the woodwork or turn up at shows.  The sword and scabbard serial numbers are matching.  I feel these are a very good investment, one just sold on ebay for $1700.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1500 SOLD!

A nice late war imperial navy officers sword.  This is one of the late Kai gunto because the fittings are iron.  The saya is the shark skin covered version which was an expensive upgrade.  It has a stainless steel blade with the anchor stamp on the tang.  There is some scuffing on the blade and one nick by the point.  Over all a nice naval katana priced to sell!  Just click on the picture for more images. $1495 SOLD!

This is an excellent WW2 Japanese army officers sword.  The mounts are very clean and come with its original mint blue and brown officers tassel.  The blade has about a 25 1/2 inch long cutting edge.  The temper line is a notare and is very clear.  There is some light staining in the blade but it does not detract from its over all beauty.  Avery nice WWII gunto that is very reasonably priced!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1995 SOLD!

An excellent 19th century silver mounted Caucasian kindjal or khindjal by Osman Omarov.  This Kindjal also has fine silver neilo work.  The work in these rivals the soft metal work in Japanese sword fittings!  Kondjal of this quality are priced at least $1000 more then I am asking.  Just click on the picture for more images.  $3200 SOLD!

An early Regiment marked Luftwaffe sword with solid nickel silver fittings.  The sword was made by Paul Weyersberg & Co. Solingen.  The blade and fitting on this luftwaffe sword are in excellent condition.  The leather is a little worn but is in nice overall condition.  The underside of the cross guard is marked Fl. Sch. on one side and 076. on the other side.  The scabbard throat is stamped 76.  The fittings are solid nickel silver and are very nicely toned.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $1995 SOLD!

An excellent 19th century silver mounted Caucasian Kindjal or khindjal by Mudnov.  The piece is a work of art with very fine silver wire inlay and neillo work.  These are priced at least $1000 less then similar examples I have found on the web so these are priced to sell!  Just click on the picture for more images.  $3500 SOLD!

A mint un-issued aluminum 2nd Model luftwaffe dagger by E.F. H?ster.  I recently bought a collection of daggers and this mint dagger was part of the collection.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1695 SOLD!

SS NCO Degan Portepee.  This is a very nice SS NCO sword knot.  It is a textbook SS protepee and the condition is excellent!  Most of these are missing and they are a very rare accessory.  Priced to sell!  A rare find!  Just click on the picture below for more images.   SOLD!

A De-nazified 2nd model luffwaffe dagger.  This dagger would be a great restoration project or fine for display the way it is.  It was found by a friend of mine in a school in Germany that was about to be torn down.  Who knows why is was hidden there or why it was denazified.  Priced accordingly to the sum of its parts. Just click on the picture below for more images.  $395 SOLD!

A very nice RZM NSKK dagger made by the scarce maker Karl Rob. Kaldenbach, Solingen-Grafrath.  The blade is marked M7/72/39 and still retains most of its cross graining.  NSKK daggers in this condition are getting taught to find under $1000.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $850 SOLD!

A very nice early American M1812 sword.  The handle is brass with a bone or walrus ivory grip.  The blade is has a blue panel with gold engraving in the top half.  This is an excellent early piece of Americana, don't miss out!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1800 SOLD!

This is a very attractive early army dagger by Eickhorn.  The fittings are nicely toned.  The slant grip is a nice caramel orange color with no cracks or chips.  The blade is very nice with the exception of the small bend at the tip which can be easily fixed.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $650 SOLD!

An Early SA Dagger By Ludwig Groten Solingen With Its Original Hanger.  The cross guard is group marked No.  This is a very reasonably priced early SA dagger by a hard to come by maker.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $550 SOLD!

This is an early SA dagger by E.P.& S.   The handle has a couple of chips and scabbard is missing the ring but over all it is a very nice dagger.  Priced to sell.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $495  SOLD!

Very nice imperial NCO sword with knot and hanger.  The sword was made by Holler and is in excellent condition.  The scabbard retains most of its anodized finish.  This sword handle is stamped with waffenamps, serial number and possibly regimental marked.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $600 SOLD!

A salty early WWII German army dagger by WKC.  The fittings a dagger is pretty nice.  The blade unfortunately has been abused and not taken care of.  Still very displayable and priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $325 SOLD!

A top condition SA dagger by Eickhorn.  I just bought a group of real nice daggers that came from the family of a vet.  This excellent early SA dagger was in the group.  Its an early small logo double oval Carl Eickhorn ground Rohm SA.  As you can see from the photos this is a top condition sa dagger.  It will sell fast!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1195 SOLD!

This is a minty 2nd model luft dagger by C. Gustav Spitzer Solingen.  This dagger comes with it original hangers and bullion knot.  The hangers are marked DRGM and are deluxe quality!  A luft dagger that would be very difficult to upgrade.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $750 SOLD!

Nice early army dagger by Eickhorn.  This dagger has the early double oval Eickhorn logo.  The nickel silver fittings on this piece have a beautiful rich patina that has taken over 60years to develop.  The blade is in very nice condition with only light staining.  The scabbard has the typical door dents on the very end.  It would be very hard to upgrade, don't miss out!   Just click on the picture below for more images.  $675 SOLD!

A Minty M1927 Cavalry Officer Shashka And Matching Bayonet.  This is one of the nicest M1927 cavalry officers shashka and bayonet combo I have ever seen.  The bayonet has been shortened a little bit and this can be clearly seen in the pics but this is one of the nicest I have seen.   It will sell fast so don't miss out!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $1795 SOLD!

A WWII Japanese army mounted katana with its original tassel and full leather combat cover.  The blade is very nice with only light staining.  The scabbard is a is the typical gunto saya with full leather combat cover.  The saya is almost certainly mint under the leather.  The tassel is the early style officers great blue & brown and is in excellent condition.  The tsuka (handle) is covered with leather to protect it from the tropical weather.  This style cover was popular with solders who used their swords verses the slip over sock style covers.  A very nice sword thats priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $1850 SOLD!

A early NSKK dagger with vertical hanger by a scarce maker IS Wolfertz Solingen.  the lower cross guard is group marked Wf.  This is a nice dagger by a very hard to find maker!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $695 SOLD!

This is a very nice Imperial Japanese kai gunto mounted Katana.  The mounts are very nice with same saya and its original brown kai gunto tassel.  The blade is stainless steel and has some dings on the cutting edge but nothing that detracts from the overall display.  Navy sword are difficult to find in this condition.  I know because I own about 20 of these navals and I am just not finding them any more like this.  Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $1995 SOLD!

This is a salty but nice luftwaffe dagger by Ernst Pack & Sohne, Siegfried trademark.  The blade is lightly stained which I am sure most of it will come off with polish.  The scabbard also has a period dent repair which can be seen in the photos.  It also still has its original tassel.  Over all this is a great dagger for the money!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $595 SOLD!

This is a very nice WWII Japanese naval sword with its original tassel and surrender tag.  The blade is in almost perfect condition.  The scabbard is a very high quality textured black lacquer which is unusual for a naval sword to have.  The tassel is also in very nice condition and is original to this sword.  The surrender tag has the name of the owner on it.  A very nice sword which is priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images. SOLD!

A nice 2nd model Luft dagger with original hanger.  The over all condition is excellent with bright blade, and nice scabbard and deluxe hanger.  Priced to sell! Just click on the picture for more images. $695 SOLD!

 

A Minty Imperial Japanese Gunto Mounted Katana with Bo-Hi.  This is an excellent gendai katana (traditionally made blade) with very well cut bo-hi (grooves).  The blade in un-signed and has a cutting edge that is 26 1/2" long.  The mounts are in super minty condition.  This sword would be for the sword collector or military collector.   Just click on the picture below for more images.  $3500 SOLD!

A very nice late war wood handle imperial Japanese NCO sword.  This Late WWII Japanese NCO sword is in excellent condition.  These late examples are quite scarce and rarely come out of the woodwork or turn up at shows.  This sword has mismatched serial numbers and is priced accordingly.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $895 SOLD!

A Minty US Patton Sword By L.F. & C.  This is one of the nicest Patton swords I have ever had.  The blade and fittings are virtually mint.  This sword is dated 1918 and is made by L.F. & C.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $750 SOLD!

A Minty Imperial Japanese Army Sword Gunto Katana.  This is a minty WWII Japanese samurai sword.  The sword is unsigned and has a 26 inch long cutting edge. I have a very nice blue and brown officers tassel that comes with it. It also has the original leather combat cover for the scabbard. A very nice Japanese sword at a reasonable price! $2500 SOLD!

This is a minty RZM SA dagger by Eickhorn.  The RZM code M7/66 and is dated 1942.  What makes it unique besides the condition is actually the latest date I have ever seen on an SA dagger 1942.  The blade is crisp the fittings are very nice and the scabbard paint is excellent!  Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $895 SOLD!

This is a rare pre WWII German fire police saw back parade bayonet by WKC.  This bayonet is excellent and is complete with its original knot and leather frog.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $350 SOLD!

A very nice Luftwaffe sword by Alcoso missing the upper handle disks.  The over all condition of the sword is very nice the blade is mint and the leather is also very nice.  The only draw back is the missing swastika disks which can be found at shows.  Priced accordingly!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $800 SOLD!

This is a nice WWII German 2nd model WKC navy dagger with a beautiful Orange Grip, Deluxe Scabbard and original bullion portepee.  There is a light dent in both sides of the scabbard that is barley noticeable and could be removed by the new owner.  The cross guard is also loose which is common with these daggers for some reason and there is light spotting on the blade from improper storage.  A great Kriegsmarine dagger that is priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1195 SOLD!

A very nice WWII German army dagger by Eickhorn.  This Eickhorn army dagger has its beautiful toned silver fittings and is complete with its original knot and nice aluminum deluxe hangers.  En excellent army priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $895 SOLD!

A mint early imperial Japanese NCO sword.  This is one of the nicest Japanese NCO swords I have ever had.  This particular sword was made by Iijima Token Seisakusho (IIjima Sword Manufacturing Co., Ltd) and was accepted by the Tokyo arsenal.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  SOLD!

A mint early personalized army officers dagger by H. Kolping Solingen.  This mint army dagger is has a very nice blackish toning to the silver fittings.  The blade is perfect and flawless.  The hangers are also mint with most of the frosty gold tone to them.  The handle has grain which almost makes it look like ivory.  This dagger would be impossible to upgrade.  Just click on the picture for more images. $1050 SOLD!  

A nice un-messed with 2nd model luftwaffe dagger by F.W. Holler.  I just picked this dagger up with a grouping of stuff including the RZM HJ knife and early SA By E.P.& S.  It is in its nice original un-cleaned condition. Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $695 SOLD!

This is a very nice stag handle police bayonet complete with its original leather frog.  The leather is a little dry but still in very good untouched condition.  The leather frog and scabbard are in great shape.  The coastguard and throat of the scabbard are marked   S. E. I. 507. for Schutzpolizei, admin district Erfurt, duty location I weapon 507.  The blade is made by Alcoso and is marked is marked Alexander Coppel Solingen.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $900 SOLD!

An early imperial Japanese NCO sword.  This sword has most of its original paint on the scabbard and the handle.  The scabbard and blade serial numbers match and are very low.  The blade is nicked up but this sword is priced accordingly and still displays very nice.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $695 SOLD!

A Nice WWII German Police Officers Degen By F.W. Holler.  Fresh out of the woodwork from the son of a local vet is this nice WWII German police sword Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images. $875 SOLD!

This is a very nice rural police bayonet complete with its original leather frog.  The frog and scabbard leather are in very nice condition.  The cross gaurd and scabbard are marked L. MG. 238. for Landj?erei/Rural Constabulary (L), admin district Magdeburg (Mg), and weapon number 238.  The blade is made by Alcoso and is marked is marked Alexander Coppel Solingen.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $950  SOLD!

 

A imperial Japanese navy mounted sword made at the Minatogawa Shrine By Masatada.  Murakami Michimasa (Masatada) was one of the founders of the Minatogawa Tanrenjo.  The Minatogawa Tanrenjo was founded in December, 1940 by Murakami Michimasa and Moriwaki Kanme.  Murakami was given his art name Masatada in July 1941.  Swords by Masatada are extremely rare.  Masatada left the work at the shrine in 1942 due to illness and died in 1944.  This example of his work which resembles a Ko Bizen blade.  A great opportunity to own one of these sword at a reasonable price!  A very nice Japanese sword at a reasonable price! $6800 SOLD!

This is a very nice early imperial Japanese NCO sword.  The numbers do not match so it is priced accordingly.  It is in excellent over all condition with most of its original leather tassel intact.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $895 SOLD!

A salty numbered and attributed SS Dagger by Rich. ABR Herder Solingen.  The dagger fittings are very salty but there are no dents in the scabbard and the ball end of the scabbard is not mashed.  The ebony handle is dry and is cracked but stable and very restorable.  The dagger blade is in nice condition and looks to be a factory ground Rohm.  The cross guard is stamped with the owners SS number 74887 and is the number of Hans Fuchs.  I have many pages of documents on him from the National Archives in Maryland.  It also has his NSDAP Membership Number.  This is a very restorable attributed SS dagger priced to sell.  Just click on the picture for more images. $2800 SOLD!

A very nice early 1st pattern Imperial Japanese naval dirk with a traditionally made blade.  The fittings have a little different design than the latter patterns.  In 15 years of collecting, this is only the 5th one of these I have owned.  These always sell fast so don't miss out!  Just click on the picture for more images. $2900 SOLD!

A very nice transitional double maker marked SA dagger by Wilh. Wagner Solingen.  Transition SA daggers are getting hard to find in this condition.  Just click on the picture for more images.  $850 SOLD!

 

A Very Nice RZM SA Dagger By Robert Klaas Solingen This is a beautiful SA dagger with original hanger maker marked M7/37 which is the code for Robert Klaas Solingen-Ohligs. The condition is excellent with the exception of a little lifting on the cross guards. Just click on the picture for more images. $795 SOLD!

This is a very nice untouched and uncleaned early SA dagger By Johann Leupold Bayreuth.  The fittings are nicely toned nickel silver and the cross guard is marked Fr.  This is a scarce maker and is rated a 7/10 on the rarity scale.  Just click on the picture for more images.  $1000 SOLD!

3 Piece Hanger for SA Dagger.  This SA dagger hanger is in very good condition with the exception to the leather attached to the buckle being broke.  Still would display nicely on an SA Dagger.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $150 SOLD!

Here is another first pattern Imperial Japanese naval dirk.  These early pattern dirks fittings are a little different then the typical WWII pattern found.  There is some light staining in the blade which could be cleaned off and if I have time I will do it and take new pictures.  Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture for more images. $1295 SOLD!

This is a rare opportunity to own a minty early pattern Imperial Japanese naval dirk with a traditionally made blade.  The fittings have a little different design than the latter patterns.  In 15 years of collecting, I have only owned 4 of these.  These always sell fast so don't miss out!  Just click on the picture for more images. $2500 SOLD!

A Salty Rare Transitional SS Dagger By J. A. Henckels.  This salty SS dagger was part of a large grouping I bought. It is a transitional double maker marked SS dagger by J. A. Henckels. This dagger has the early anodized scabbard with nickel silver fittings. The dent in the scabbard only allows the blade to go in half way. This is easily remedied by a professional and the rest of the dagger is very restorable. I have priced the dagger accordingly.  I will provide the vets name to the buyer.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1800 SOLD!

An early RAD enlisted man’s hewer by Gottlieb Hammesfahr.  This is a tough maker to find in a RAD Hewer.  The cross guard and scabbard throat are stamped with the unit number Ma751. The bottom scabbard fitting is missing one screw but over all condition is nice.  A very nice addition to any collection.  Just click on the picture below for more images. $750  SOLD!

This is an excellent RZM marked Hitler youth knife.  This DJ knife is marked RZM M7/13 and was made by Arthur Sch?tleh?er.  The knife and scabbard are in excellent condition. The blade still has most of its original cross graining and the scabbard still has almost 100% of its paint.  Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $400 SOLD!

I bought this nice unmessed with SA dagger last weekend at a show I was at.  It is a double marked (transitional) SA dagger by Eickhorn.  The dagger is in real nice condition and has its original leather hanger.  It is missing one of the lower scabbard screws and has some very light staining on the blade which can be clearly seen in the pics.  Just click on the picture for more images. $650 SOLD!

A Very Scarce Late War Japanese NCO Sword With Matched Serial Numbers.  This Late WWII Japanese NCO sword is in excellent condition.  These late examples are quite scarce and rarely come out of the woodwork or turn up at shows.  This fine example has matching serial numbers on the blade and scabbard.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1095 SOLD!

A Very Nice Army Dagger By Carl Schmidt & Sohn A.-G.I just bought his dagger along with a large grouping of stuff from the son of the vet who brought it back from the war.  It is in almost mint condition with the exception of some light staining from finger prints.  These stains can be cleaned off with a little bit of work by a professional.  This dagger has the deep slanted spiral grip.  The dagger also has its original hanger and bullion knot which was tied to one of the scabbard ring.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  SOLD!
 

This is a mint early army officers dagger by WKC.  This is one of the mint daggers from my personal collection.  The dagger is so mint it still has most of the factory lacquer left on the scabbard.  Very difficult to upgrade this one and one of the nicest ones available on the net!  Just click on the picture for more images. $1200 SOLD! 

A mint early army officers dagger by Puma.  This is the nicest Puma army I have ever owned.  The silver fittings are mint with the exception to ones spot on the scabbard which can be seen in the pics.  The grip is the nice burnt orange colored with the steep curial.  Just click on the picture for more images. $895 SOLD!

A nice SA Dagger By Gebruder Heller Schmalkalden.  The cross guard is group marked MI for Mitte.  This dagger is as found and is in un-cleaned un-messed with condition.  Just click on the picture for more images.  $950 SOLD!

A salty early nickel silver SS dagger by Boker.  The scabbard has one dent and been rubbed with an abrasive which can be seen in the pics.  It is still dark from the original anodizing.  The handle has a small chip in the bottom corner which can also be seen in the pics.  The blade has some scratching and scuffing but over all is in very decent condition with nice dark motto and makers mark.  Over all a nice honest as found ss dagger.  Just click on the picture for more images.  $3195 SOLD!

A mint WWII Japanese naval dirk. This is the nicest one of these I have ever owned.  The fittings and blade are perfect.  This looks as if it was never carried and after the war it was kept in a drawer unstill I bought it from the vets son.  This dirk would be impossible to upgrade!  Just click on the picture for more images.  Just click on the picture for more images. SOLD!

This Japanese naval dirk is simply stunning it has everything you want in a dirk.  Condition, Shagreen covered saya with unusual green color, real forged blade.  These Japanese naval dirks are a solid investment and for those who collect military items seek condition and rarity this one has both!  Just click on the picture for more images. SOLD!

A super nice transitional double marked Eickhorn NSKK dagger with hanger.  This dagger has great fittings, a great blade and great wood.  The scabbard ball does has a small dent.  This is a rare example in great condition.  Just click on the picture for more images. $850 SOLD!

A Minty M1927 Cavalry Officer Shashka And Matching Bayonet.  This is the nicest M1927 cavalry officers shashka and bayonet combo I have ever seen.  It will sell fast so dont miss out!  Just click on the picture below for more images. SOLD!

This handle is for an imperial German sword.  Its perfect for that sword with a broken handle.  the cipher is missing the crown on top but the handle its self is in great shape.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $90 SOLD!

An early Luftwaffe sword with solid nickel silver fittings.  The Flak-Regiment Marked Luftwaffe Sword By F. & A. Helbig Steinbach an der Steyr gaefler.  The blade and fitting on this luftwaffe sword are in excellent condition but the leather needs to be replaced. The sword handle and top scabbard fitting are marked I./Flak-Regiment 7.  The fittings are solid nickel silver and will clean up very nicely. Just click on the picture below for more images. $950  SOLD!

A Nice early heavy nickel silver 2nd Model Luftwaffe dagger by Ernst Pack & Sohne with original hangers and double claw belt with the officers name and regt. written on it. In all the years I have been collecting this is the first luftwaffe dagger I have ever owned that had the officers belt with it.  The blade has a few tarnish spots and small nicks near the point.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1000 SOLD!

This is another stunning silver mounted Caucasian Shashka by Osmahn Omarov with Cossack belt.  Russian swords of this quality rarely come up for sale and when they do they sell right away.  The silver work in the handle, scabbard pieces & belt fittings is absolutely stunning!  The blade is maker marked Omarov and is in nice condition.  Dont miss out on this museum level Russian Shashka!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $6000 SOLD!

A nice NSKK dagger by J.A. Henckels Solingen.  This is an early un-cleaned un-messed with example that had the scabbard period painted black making it an NSKK dagger.  The blade has almost all of its original cross graining.  The scabbard through is missing the screws and the ball is damaged.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $795 SOLD!

This is a gunto mounted gendai by Mano Masayasu.  The sword is very nice with a very active suguha hamon with a slight wave.  The hamon has swirls of kinsuji, inazume and sunagashi in it which was very difficult to get pictures of.  The sword is signed Bishu Ju Ma No Masayasu Kitau Kore.  The mounts are in stunning condition with a combat leather cover over the saya.  The saya also has the remnant of a owners tag which can be seen in the pics.  The cutting edge is 25 7/8" long.  This is a very high quality gendai with excellent mount and it is priced to sell.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  SOLD!

This is a very nice Imperial German Butcher Bayonet.  It used to be a sawback but the serrations were removed in accordance to the Geneva Conventions.  It is complete with its original frog and (ultra rare) knot.  A nice complete un-messed with bayonet.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  SOLD!

Here is another nice K98 dress bayonet from the collection of bayonets I recently bought.  It is marked Solingin but is probably made by Eickhorn.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  SOLD!

This is a rare WWII sawback fire police parade bayonet.  This bayonet is in very nice condition and although there is not maker mark on the blade it is most likely an Eickhorn.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  SOLD!

This is a very nice imperial Japanese gunto mounted katana.  The sword comes with its original sword bag with surrender tag  sewn on to it.  The surrender tag has the owners name and personal information written on it.  The blade is unsigned and in great polish.  The blades cutting edge is unusually long at 27 1/2".  Most swords of this period have cutting edges less then 26" long.  The handle wrap is broken over the menuki and will cost about $100 to have re-wrapped.  I will arrange it for the new owner if they like.  A very nice military collectable!  Just click on the picture for more images.  $1850 Sold!

This is a nice early nickel silver SA dagger by Tiger.  This is another un-messed with as found SA dagger.  The blade is nice with most of its cross graining and crisp maker mark and motto.  The scabbard is a period repaint.  The back of the handle has some dents in the wood that can be seen in the pic.  These daggers are getting harder to find so don't miss out.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $850 SOLD!

This is a very reasonably priced katana that is mounted in WWII gunto mounts.  The sword has a suguha hamon with ashi.  The handle, tsuba and seppa are very nice.  The sword was signed but the signature was professionally removed during the 40s.  The saya is plain wood and most likely was covered with a leather combat cover.  The blade has some light scratches, rust and tarnishing from finger prints and miss handling.   As you can see from the pictures it is not bad at all.  This blade will clean up very nice and if I have time I will clean it up some.  This sword is priced very reasonably and will sell fast!  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1650 SOLD!

I recently bought this nice 1st pattern silver Luftwaffe dagger by David Malsch.  The fittings are un-cleaned nickel silver with a nice blackish patina.  There are some small scuffs on the leather but over all its in very nice condition.  It is also marked on the scabbard throat with a large 21.  The swastikas still retain most of there gold.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  SOLD!

A very Nice early Luftwaffe sword by A. F. Helbig.  The fittings and blade on this sword are in excellent condition.  The leather has some nicks and dings but is still very displayable.  Over all a very nice WWII German Luftwaffe sword.  Just click on the picture below for more images.  $1050 SOLD!

A very nice Imperial Japanese naval officers dagger.  It is has the early style lacquered ray skin scabbard and ray skin wrapped handle.  This would be a great addition to any dagger collection.  Just click on the picture for more images.  $975 SOLD!

A Very nice M1913 Patton sword.  This Patton sword is dated 1913 and is marked SA for the Springfield Armory.  Early dated swords made by Springfield Armory are much more difficult to find especially in this condition.  Its not often you find Patton swords in this condition don't miss out. Just click on the picture for more images.  $750 SOLD!

This is a very decent 2nd model EM RLB dagger by H?font face="Verdana">rster.  the over all condition is very nice with some minor chips out of the handle and some chips in the enamel swastika emblem in the handle.  I am not able to unscrew the pommel on the handle so I think it might be glued on.  This dagger still has the original leather hanger which is often gone because of the design.  A very nice dagger priced to sell. Just click on the picture for more images. $1500 SOLD!

A salty numbered and attributed SS Dagger by Rich. ABR Herder Solingen.  The dagger fittings are very salty but there are no dents in the scabbard and the ball end of the scabbard is not mashed.  The ebony handle is dry and is cracked but stable and very restorable.  The dagger blade is in nice condition and looks to be a factory ground Rohm.  The cross guard is stamped with the owners SS number 74887 and is the number of Hans Fuchs.  I have many pages of documents on him from the National Archives in Maryland.  It also has his NSDAP Membership Number.  This is a very restorable attributed SS dagger priced to sell.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

Very nice imperial NCO sword with knot and hanger.  The sword was made by WKC and is in great condition.  What makes this sword interesting is that is has a very nice jeweler made eagle and swastika set on its out side shield. Just click on the picture for more images.  $550 SOLD!

A very nice transitional double maker marked SA dagger by Robert Klaas Solingen.  SA daggers in this condition are getting hard to find and transitional ones are even harder to find.  Well here is a great transitional SA by a maker usually seen on SS daggers.  The blade has almost all of its original cross graining with an undamaged scabbard and end ball.  Just click on the picture for more images.  $1050 SOLD!

A very rare high quality Caucasian St Anna award sword "for gallantry".  The fittings are of the highest quality neillo work, and the fittings are 100% neillo on all sides of each fitting.  The blade is etched Mudunov with his famous eagle, and also stamped mudunov in cyrllic lettering.  This great sword comes with the original red sword tassel(not currently pictured).  The  leather on the scabbard has been redone (museum quality) but everything else is original.  The pommel is ivory, with the St. Anna award embedded on one side under the cryllic writing "za horobust" above it on a sliver banner.  The fittings are all silver (unhallmarked) and the overall appearance is breathtaking!  This is the highest quality St. Anna award sword I have seen outside the pictures in the Czar's museum collections.  I will add more details and references at a later date.  It is a classic example of imperial Russian craftsmanship!  Blades of this quality are almost never seen outside museums or a huge auction house offering of  rare and high end items.  Just click on the picture for more images. SOLD!

A Minty Named Russo Japanese War Admirals Mounted Sword.  The mounts on this sword are very fine.  They still retain most of there original lacquer over the gilding.  The sword blade between the Meiji and Taisho era (1895-1905) and is a traditionally made sword with a 27" long cutting edge.  The tang is unsigned but the mounts have the name of the admiral engraved at the base of the handle (were it usually is).  The name that is engraved is Shimasaki, the handle also bears the owners family crest.  I have not done any research on this officer so it has great potential.  This is the finest example I have ever owned of this type of sword.  Just click on the picture for more images. SOLD!

A SA Leather dagger Hanger.  This hanger is and early one as it is not marked RZM.  The leather is stiff but it is very solid.  Just click on the picture for more images. SOLD!

This is a rare opportunity to own an early pattern Imperial Japanese naval dirk.  The fittings are much different from the latter patterns in that the flowers are individually applied to the fittings separately.  The design pattern of the fittings are also more elaborate.  In 15 years of collecting this is only the 2nd one of these I have owned.  The funny thing is that both of them were this year.  Just click on the picture for more images. SOLD!

A salty early numbered SS dagger by Robert Klaas.  This dagger is just as I bought it from the grandson of a WWII vet.  The scabbard is missing one screw and the hander ring.  The handle has some cracks and a period repair.  The blade is in fair condition and might be a ground Rolm.  Over all a nice honest as found ss dagger.  Just click on the picture for more images.  $2800  SOLD!

Here is a very rare double marked transitional SA dagger by Gebr.Grafrath.  I have never seen a double marked dagger by this maker before.  The condition of this rare dagger to top it off is very nice.  This dagger is a must have for any SA dagger collector.   Just click on the picture for more images.  $750 SOLD!


A nice early WWII German army dagger by SMF Solingen.  This dagger has very nice nickel silver fittings and is in excellent condition with the exception of the one hanger fitting being cracked.  I just bought this dagger and am selling it for a very reasonable price.  Priced to sell!!!  Just click on the picture for more images.  $500 ON HOLD!

This is a Nice SA dager by the rare maker Wilh Kober & Co.  It is in as found uncleaned condition with light tarnishing to the blade which should clean nicely.  The motto and maker mark are crisp and dark.  A nice dagger by a scarce maker Just click on the picture for more images. $850 SOLD!

This is a very nice Aluminum 1st Model Luftwaffe dagger by E & F H?font face="Verdana">rster Solingen.  The dagger and fittings are in great condition with only a little denting in the end cap of scabbard.  The leather is in good condition with some loss of color on the handle.  The blade is in great condition and this would be a great addition to any collector.  Just click on the picture for more images. $650  SOLD!   

An interesting dagger I bought today from the daughter of a vet who liberated Dachau.  There is a copy of a news paper article of him telling his story and showing a photo album of pictures he took at the camp.  Also a picture of his grave marker at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.  It has its original vertical hanger which is a little salty but can be repaired.  The dagger is by the fairly rare maker Ernst Romer.  An interesting dagger with a little bit of history.  Just click on the picture for more images. $675  SOLD!

A nice 2nd model Luft dagger by F.W. H?ler Solingen.  It is in nice condition with light staining on the blade which should clean up.  This dagger came with its original bullion knot which is not pictured.  Just click on the picture for more images. SOLD!

This was the second dagger I bought today from the daughter of a WWII vet.  It is just a nice honest un-cleaned RZM SA dagger that is priced to sell.  This will sell fast so don't miss out!  Just click on the picture for more images. SOLD!

A very nice untouched complete Red Cross hewer.  These HDRK hewer were for the EM/NCO's ranks in the Deutschen Roten Kreuz.  The blade is in excellent shiny original as found condition.  This Red Cross hewer comes with its original DRK frog.  The back of the frog is marked with  the letter "H".   Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture for more images. SOLD!

A rare SA by Malsch & Ambronn.  This SA dagger is nice condition and not an easy maker to find.  SOLD!  Click on the picture to see larger images.

This is another nice SA by the rare maker H.Herder.  The condition is good and its priced right at $650 SOLD!  Just click on the picture for larger images.

A fairly scarce transitional Eickhorn SS EM dagger.  This daggers blade is in very nice condition, The wood grip is tight undamaged.  The scabbard is also nice with hanger.  The nickel plate on the handle parts has a lot of lifting but it does not detract from the appearance.  A nice addition to any dagger collection.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

A Minty Imperial Japanese naval dirk.  This is a very nice war time Japanese naval dirk.  The handle is real ray skin, the scabbard is leather and the fittings still retain most of there gilt finish.  This Japanese naval dirk would be tough to upgrade!  Just click on the picture for more images.  $675 SOLD!

This is a minty WWII Imperial Japanese Army Officers sword.  Rarely do swords come up in this condition, both the gunto mounts and the blade are in excellent condition.  This sword is unsigned and was most likely made in the 30's.  It is complete with its original tassel  A sword of this quality and condition would be difficult to upgrade.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

A beautiful Damascus imperial German naval dagger.  These daggers are very rare and do not come to market often so I am very please to be able to offer it.  This dagger is made by WKC.  The scabbard is the super deluxe type and is in excellent condition.  The fittings still retain most there frosty gold finish.  The blade has some pitting and a little rust near the scabbard catch but this could be restored easily.  Please click on the image to see large detail pictures. SOLD!

A very nice WWII Imperial Japanese NCO sword.  This sword is in excellent over all condition.  The blade and scabbard serial numbers match and are very low.  The handle and scabbard still retain most of there paint and the blade is almost mint.  Don't miss out its priced to sell!  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

Just in this nice early imperial Japanese naval officers dagger.  It is has the early style lacquered ray skin scabbard and ray skin wrapped handle.  This would be a nice addition to any dagger collection.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

 

This other Japanese's naval officers dagger is the late war pattern.  It has the lacquered leather scabbard with simulated ray skin handle.  Don't miss out!.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

This is very nice WWII German police bayonet bayonet marked Solingen.  This police bayonet is fresh out of the woodwork  and I have not even cleaned it.  It is complete with the black leather frog.  The blade is bright and shinny and the black paint on the scabbard is in very nice condition.  Just click on the picture for more images. SOLD!

This is a minty WWI US fighting knife made by American Cutlery Corporation (A.C. CO.).  The handle is dated 1917 and the sheath is dated 1918.  These Knuckle knifes have doubled in price in the last couple of years and are getting harder to find.  This knife would be very difficult to upgrade!  Just click on the picture for more images. SOLD!

A very nice transitional SA dagger By Anton Wingen Jr.  This exceptional dagger is one of the nicest SA daggers I have owned. It is in its original un-cleaned and un-messed with state.  It is rare to find a dagger were not even the screws are damaged.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

A very nice RZM SA Dagger by Puma.  The dagger is nice and made by a fairly scarce maker Puma.  I have lots of pics so enjoy!  Don't miss out on this great dagger.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

Nice 1st model Luftwaffe dagger by E. Pack complete with knot.  A very reasonably priced early dagger.  Don't miss out this one will sell fast!  Just click on the picture for more images. SOLD!

A nice WWII Japanese Kamikaze dagger.  These daggers have become very hard to find and they are being highly sought after by collectors world wide because they represent the WWII Japanese solders samurai spirit. It is nicely mounted in shirasaya (wooden storage case) with horn fittings and the blade is signed.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

A very nice early SA dagger By Josef Munch Brotterode.  This exceptional dagger is one of the nicest SA daggers I have owned. It is in its original un-cleaned and un-messed with state.  The cross guard is group marked Fr.  It is rare to find a dagger were not even the screws are damaged.  It also comes with its original leather hanger.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

Another nice WWI US fighting knife made by A.C. CO.  The handle is dated 1917 and the sheath is dated 1918.  These Knuckle knifes have doubled in price in the last couple of years and are getting harder to find.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

This 2nd model Luft dagger is by Eickhorn and is in nice condition.  It fittings have a nice patina and the handle has a Smokey tone that almost looks like ivory.  Another nice dagger which would fit nicely in any level collection.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

A mint WWII German army dagger by WKC.  This dagger is complete with its original deluxe hangers and knot.  I just bought this dagger from the daughter of the WWII Vet who brought it home.  Priced to sell!!!  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

NSKK Dagger by J.P. Sauer & Sohn.  this dagger came with a recently acquired grouping from a US officers wife.  The scabbard is I believe a period repaint.  Priced to sell!  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

Here is your chance to own a very nice 1st pattern Luftwaffe dagger by a super rare maker, David Malsch.  It is also marked on the scabbard with a large H and small 5.  The swastikas still retain most of there gold with the exception of the top one on the worn side.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

Minty WWI US fighting knife made by L.F.& C.  The handle is dated 1917 and the sheath is dated 1918.  These Knuckle knifes are hard to find in this condition don't miss out.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

Nice early ground Rolm SA dagger by Haenel.  This dagger is in very nice condition and is by a fairly rare maker.  Just click on the picture to see more images of this fine piece. priced to sell at SOLD!

Nice early army dagger by Holler complete with knot and hangers.  The nickel silver fittings on this piece have a beautiful rich patina that has taken over 60years to develop.  The blade is almost perfect with the nice and crisp cross graining.  It would be very hard to upgrade.  It has a very small chip in the handle under the knot which I have pictured.   Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

Nice second model Luftwaffe by Eickhorn complete with knot and hangers. The swastika's still retains most of the gold lacquer left  This dagger is fresh out of the wood work and hasn't even been cleaned.  There is some light tarnishing on the blade which can probably be rubbed out.  This piece comes with its original silver knot. It is a nice affordable piece.  Just click on the picture for more images.     SOLD!

Here is a super nice WWII German Paratrooper gravity knife.  This piece is made by Paul Weyersburg & Co.  Another great piece by a rare maker in a condition that would be difficult to surpass.  SOLD!

Minty DLV Flyer's Knife. This dagger is made by SMF with the seated king Trade Mark. The silver plated hilt fittings show nice patina and very minor surface wear.  Much of the factory lacquer remains on the pommel and cross guard.  The enameled swastikas on the cross guard are in perfect condition.  It is also unusual to find these with the complete hanger.  Don’t miss out!  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

Minty WWI fighting knife mad by A.C. Co.  The handle is dated 1917 and the sheath is dated 1918.  The end of the sheath is missing one of its rivets but other than that its mint.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

 

Nice second model Luftwaffe by WKC with a nice simulated ivory handle.  This dagger is fresh out of the wood work and hasn't even been cleaned.  There is some light tarnishing on the blade which can probably be rubbed out.  This piece comes with its original silver knot. It is a nice affordable piece.  Just click on the picture for more images.  SOLD!

Nice double marked Eickhorn SA dagger with full hanger.  This is a rare example in good condition.  Just click on the picture for more images. SOLD!