The length of this blade is 7-1/2" with an overall length of 12-1/2". The width of the blade at the guard is 1" and has a spine that is 1/4" thick. The blade is bright and shows manufacture sharpening only. No rust, nicks or abuse damage.The oval shaped steel guard has a down-turned quillon. The shaped one piece wood grip is dyed black with no cracks, chips or losses.
Both grip and guard are tight to the blade. The scabbard is made of leather, both sewn and riveted. It is in good solid condition. This piece shows light age only. A very interesting piece here.
Additional photos gladly sent upon request. The item "SCARCE WWII U.
SAN ANTONIO IRON WORKS FIGHTING KNIFE, DAGGER, SWORD" is in sale since Thursday, November 5, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Edged Weapons".
The seller is "johneo" and is located in Troy, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped to United States.