Fine Modern & Antique Arms - March 2023 : Sale A0323 Lot 251

Product Details

circa 1943-44, with blacked 6 5/8in. blade (finish lost through use), blued oval iron cross-guard with broad arrow and 'B2' stamp, blacked copper-alloy hilt with roll-engraved chequering and bun pommel-nut (some wear to finish), complete with its issue leather scabbard with blacked iron flat-nosed chape, sleeve tabs and remnants of its elastic retainer

Provenance: This dagger was carried by the vendor's father, a paratrooper, during the last years of the war and was present at Arnhem during operation 'Market Garden'. The vendor's uncle, also a paratrooper, lost his life at Nijmegen during the same campaign

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Estimate £200-300

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