2nd Model RLB Officer's Dagger by Erich Witte
2nd Model RLB Officer's Dagger by Erich Witte - Veteran’s brought back, uncleaned dagger; hilt fittings in silver plated aluminum, moderate contact marks and wear to pommel and stylized RLB eagle/swastika crossguard. Dark blue leather-covered grip shows moderate wear, but no rips or tears, and is complete with silver plated starburst grip emblem which shows dark patina and wear on the starburst and with some chipping to black enameled swastika. Plated blade grades near Mint, showing light surface wear/runner marks, and no nicks to cutting edges; it is etched Erich Witte, and comes with original blade buffer pad. Scabbard is of nickel plated steel variety (magnetic), without dents, but showing age and is rusty (and uncleaned); there are light surface wear to the dark blue leather covering (almost black color) with a few light nips to the upper seam, and one slight tear. Fittings and are complete with all scabbard retaining screws which appear to be unturned.