An Early NSFK Dagger by Paul Weyersberg & Co.
An Early NSFK Dagger by Paul Weyersberg & Co.- This dagger (as part of a collection of daggers) has been acquired from an early/old American collection and as such has exhibits deep toning and patina one would expect from an untouched example. This 2nd pattern flyer's knife features the stepped pommel cap with a down-turned three tiered winged enameled swastika for the lower crossguard. The dagger has early nickel silver hilt and scabbard fittings. The dark blue leather on the grip and scabbard are in extremely fine condition,exhibiting minimal wear and no scuffing or gauges. The nickel fittings display a rich age patina. The full length blade shows no signs of sharpening, dings, dark spots or rust. Fantastic cross graining. On the reverse of the blade is the maker's mark and an etched. The steel blade is in near mint condition. The scabbarb's throat is stamped with the NSFK proof stamp with the winged man. There is also another stamp 77. The leather hanger is in excellent condition having supple leather. The clip is unmarked. Near Mint overall.