SS OFFICERS CHAINED DAGGER 1936 MODEL.
The SS chained leaders dagger is one of the most desirable of all German dagger and no collection is complete with out at least one example. This is a very nice example dating to about 1938 or there about's. Silver plated hilt fitting are in very nice condition. The black wooden grip is in excellent condition and it is inset with the eagle and SS runic badge. The blade displays the SS motto to the obverse side, the reverse side is plain with out a makers name which is correct for the SS 36 model dagger, there are a few small age marks to the blade but over all it is still really nice. The scabbard is the anodised type and it is in very nice condition and it is fitted with matching silver plated fittings, the centre mount is decorated with six linked swastikas. The chain is the type 2 pattern and the links still retain much factory blacking, the reverse side of one of the links is stamped with the SS Kulturzeichen mark. The dagger is complete with original silver knot which could be worn if the owner was a member of the Waffen SS or SD. A very nice example. Exc++