COMMANDO KNIVES FOR SALE
I have one extra Camp-x style sheath for sale. New condition and priced as shown. Excellent quality work and materials.Frog is slit for button hole style carry.
Smatchet 1: Up for sale a near mint, genuine WW-II Smatchet with its original sheath in perfect condition. This knife does not have a single blemish anywhere. There is one just like it on Ebay right now (eBay item number:253741300617) for $1,250.00. Price for this one, in the USA including CONUS shipping is $850.00.
Inexpensive way to start collecting.
Set of Three: These are being sold as a set. Three post war F-S style daggers. Two on the left are British, the one on the right is French. One has original sheath, one has a handmade sheath, and one is without. Sheaths to fit are easily found on ebay for this size knife. I have included another nontraditional leather sheath for the 3rd knife.The blades are all six inches long. Therefore these are about 7/8ths size, sometimes referred to as Agent's dagger size. The handles are tight. The one on the left had the handle covered in leather by a previous owner with a ring for attaching a lanyard. The stag handled one has speckling-staining but no rust pitting. Three very nice daggers, including shipping in the US. ON SALE NOW all three FOR $140.00 OBO, Bottom dollar price!
My Friend's Knives For Sale Are Shown Here
I am personally buying as many of his knives as I can afford. They are unusual, often hard to find specimens, at fair prices.
Knife no. 17: Antler hilt, 4 5/8 inches natural brown color. Black oval (possibly tarnished silver) cap on end of handle. These knives were often sold thru military tailors in London and other major cities. 6 9/16 inch heavy forged blade. Grey patina with a few scabbard stains, no chips, or rust on blade . Never sharpened. Standard oval 2 inch guard blackened steel is unmarked. Brown leather scabbard is hand stitched with rare button style hanger stitched to a bayonet frog. Scabbard is the Camp-X style and may be a replacement. Price in CONUS is $475
Knife No.18: Hard to find Nickel plated second pattern type British Commando knife. Pommel has plated steel top nut. Hilt is chequered brass, nickel plated 4 5/8 inches long. Standard 2 inch oval guard is also plated. Blade is 6 ¾ inches long, heavy forged and unmarked. Blade is very clean. Sheath is a stock brown leather issue with stitch tabs and plated round chape. Elastic and backing are missing. Overall a heavy built knife. Reduced Price in CONUS is $750
Knife No. 20: Very nice WW-II Third pattern British commando knife Pommel is standard blackened nut and peened tang. Hilt is blackened, ribbed and about perfect condition. Two inch standard oval guard is stamped “England”, ↑ and “I”. Blade 7 ¾ inches heavy forged blade, blued in perfect condition. Sheath is standard issue brown leather. Marked on the frog “England”. Elastic and backing are missing. Has stitch tabs and blued flat tip chape held on by staple. Price in CONUS is $395 (these same type knives, in this condition, are listed on Ebay as much as $595)
Knife No. 22: Probably sold by a Military Tailor. Silver plated cutlery hilt has a nice age darkened patina. Knife is Tight. Oval blued guard, unmarked. Six and ½ inch heavy forged blade is full length and Peacock blued, heat treat finish! Sheath is formed brown leather stitched, with a belt loop in perfect condition. Price is $450.
Knife No. 23: All Steel British WWII issue commando knife. Pommel is 5/8th round ball, integral with the hilt. Dark oil finish 4 ½ inch steel hilt has five sets of checquered rings finely cut. Two inch oval steel guard is blued marked on top “S” (Owners initial?) Six and ¾ inch blade has a patchy black finish. No chips or rust. Sheath is an oddly cut Brown leather piece with belt slots and large glove snap. Long timed chape, fixed with a rivet on rear. Knife and sheath are tight and in good condition. Very nice, hard to find knife. Price is $675
Knife No. 25: Wilkinson Sword C0. WW-II British commando knife is near “relic” condition. Pommel is copper colored, hilt is checquered brass. Stained guard is oval steel with no finish left. Unmarked and slightly loose. Six and 5/16th inch relic blade is re-tipped and badly sharpened. Has both Wilkinson Sword logos at ricasso. Blade has a scroll etch marked “Capt. A.C. Withnell”. Grey patinated finish. Named knives command a premium even in this obviously used state. The fun in collecting them is hunting down the original owners military history. Well used leather sheath with glove snap hilt retainer. Frog slotted for belt. Has a metal chape which may not be original. Price is $400
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