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#327491 03/23/2017 04:54 AM
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Howdy all - this particular logo is currently being offered on a SA dagger blade. Im pretty sure its no good and have concerns over a number of issues including thickness of lettering and definition of the tree. Happy to here contrary thoughts but if it is a fake its not far off being pretty good....

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Fake, Heinrich Böker never made SA daggers with this type of trademark. Logo looks bad anyway.

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One red flag is the late, plated crossguard on what is purported to be a dagger made in 1936.

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The branches on the tree don't look like the original.

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I thought the same thing Dave - also the 'gate' through to the Tree is completely closed...


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Here is a couple more pics

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and another - if it was legit i would expect to see Boker traits in the Alles logo - such as stipling

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Sturm,

Not all Bokers have pimpling in the etch. Many do, but don't exclude one that has not if everything else is good

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All has been said. Fake all the way. A dagger to trow in the bin.

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hi dave
i recomend sturmbrigade to another higher rank can you help this mate he has the sharpest eye in the dagger bussiness thanks kindly reguards andy militarynut

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Blade shoulder fit to the late period crossguard is very poor


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I don't like it at all...


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