THIRD REICH DELUXE SENIOR HUNTING ASSOCIATION DAGGER BY EICKHORN.
These extra deluxe hunting daggers are extremely difficult to find, there were only two makers of this model dagger Eickhorn and Alcoso, the example i have is by Eickhorn and it is in exceptional condition with an attractive age patina but could be cleaned if required. Large stag horn grip complete with silver hunting association insignia to grip, a stags head with swastika and organization initials DJ.The metal hilt fittings are decorated with oakleaves, the clamshell features a large bird on branch design. The blade is in mint condition, it is double etched with forestry / hunting designs such as stags in forest, hunter with rifle and dogs attacking wild boar, the reverse side also features the Eickhorn Solingen 1935 / 41 pattern stamped trade mark. The scabbard still retains all original green leather and it is complete with metal mounts, the lower mount is decorated with a large stag in woodland design. [Condition: Near Mint]