Authentic DKR officer's dagger, Measuring 415 mm with the scabbard on, this hewer features a 267 mm nickel plated steel blade, magnetic, with a serrated blade, sharp flat tip with blood grooves (fullers) on both sides and marked GES. GESCHÜTZT (Gesetzlich Geschützt) on the reverse ricasso. It retains its crossgraining, exhibiting light scratches, common to extraction and return to the scabbard, and a natural shine, with surface wear spots evident, measuring 397 mm in length, better than very fine. The brown leather washer at the crossguard junction has hardened and remains in intact. The obverse crisp checkered grip plate and the reverse smooth plate with light contact, both plates free of chipping.All screws are original and intact but have surface rust present, with similar light bubbling and contact on the pommel, as that appearing on the crossguard. The black painted scabbard is magnetic, silvered metal finial and locket are retained via two screws each, matching black painted frog stud on the obverse, the body and frog stud with scattered contact marks and wear, free of dents, surface wear and light contact on the finial, light contact on the locket, from very active use, measuring 280 mm in length. The emblem with the national eagle has been denazified. Unfortunately the symbol was engraved by hand. On request I can provide uncensored photos. The item "DRK (Deutsche Red Cross) WWII Original German Dagger Croce Rossa Tedesca 1937" is in sale since Monday, June 29, 2020. This item is in the category "Collezionismo\Militaria\Uniformi e accessori". The seller is "old_luxury" and is located in E. This item can be shipped worldwide.