THIRD REICH RIFLE ASSOCIATION DAGGER 1939 MODEL COMPLETE WITH FROG & KNOT.
The Rifle Association is an extremely difficult dagger to find especially in nice condition with a perfect grip which this one has. Silver plated hilt fittings are in excellent condition, the clamshell features the enameled rifle association insignia to include two small swastikas. The white celluloid grip is complete with gilt crossed rifles and it is in perfect condition which is very difficult to find as normally these grip will be cracked but this one is the exception as it is in superb condition. The long double etched blade is by Alcoso Solingen and featuring there stamped trade mark, the etched blade features hunting designs in long foliage panel to include a target board, the blade has a few age marks as you would expect but over all it is still in very nice condition. Black leather scabbard complete with matching silver plated mounts. Complete with black leather frog and rare solid green rifle association knot. The Rifle Association dagger was one of the last Third Reich pattern daggers to be introduced into production in 1939 which is probably one of the main reason that it is so difficult to find as the production period was very short, a very difficult dagger model to find especially in nice condition. [Condition: Exc++]