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#339773 09/06/2018 05:35 AM
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Hi there,

As someone who's very interested in WW2, I decided I want to collect some items belonging to that era. I've been offered a dagger for ? 2.400 ($ 2800). I've read about the daggers online a lot and I heard there are a lot of fake daggers and so called 'part' daggers. As the sum they ask is quite a lot, I would like to make sure that I purchase an authentic dagger. Could you guys have a look at the pictures and tell me what you think? Is it real, fake or a parts dagger? And if possible, perhaps tell me if the price they ask is fair?

Thank you very much in advance!

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Hi and welcome to the dark side smile

It's a excellent example you found. Don't see anything wrong with it. Definitely not a parts dagger
And the interesting thing is that there are two hangers attached to it, which makes the price for the dagger I would say fair. Not cheap not expensive just priced right.

It also looks like it has never been taken apart, which is a good sign. excellent condition !
For a first SS dagger I think you found yourself a nice example! I really like it smile
And I would definitely go for it if I were you.
This one is a keeper.
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I agree. From the photos, t looks good.

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Thank you very much for the feedback so far! smile

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You can only show 10 photos each post. Why don't post the second 10 now ?

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Off to a good start!

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Originally Posted by Dave
You can only show 10 photos each post. Why don't post the second 10 now ?

Dave

Didn't even notice. Here you go smile

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Looks like a 100% SS Dagger.

I love the wear (patina) on this one too. You just can't fake this look, no matter how hard you try. Nice.

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Great!

And, You get two hangers !!

The daggers were never used with both, take one or the other off.

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Thanks for the help everyone. I decided to buy it. Once I receive it, I'll make sure to update you guys! smile


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