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Bulgarian royal Air forces Officer Dagger, model 1930s

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Bulgarian royal Air forces Officer Dagger, model 1930s

We are offering this rare original royal dagger belonged to a royal air force officer. This dagger is defined as the most difficult one to make. It comes with original carrier. This model of the dagger can be dated to 1930 and it was used in the period until WW2. After that all royal items were banned and destroyed by the new communist regime. Initially the daggers were custom made by "E & F HORSTER" Solingen and later they were also produced in Bulgaria.

The dagger we are offering is of the last war time emission, made in Bulgaria. It is of unique exquisite make with beautiful forms and details typical only of this model Bulgarian royal daggers.

Dagger’s full length with the scabbard: 31cm/12,2inches
Dagger’s length: 24,6cm/9,7inches
Edge’s length: 15,8cm/6,2inches, never sharpened in its authentic condition with no inscriptions, which is typical of the last emission only.
The comprises two parts – wooden one, polished in black color and the other one representing very impressive bronze ornamentation that also covers the crossguard and the pommel. On the top of the hilt can be seen an eagle’s head and in its back part – the Bulgarian royal coat of arms surrounded by old style Bulgarian ornamentation.
The crossguard bears the image of propeller and 8 cylindrical aircraft engine on the back side ca be noticed a shield intended for the owner’s initials.
The dagger comes with its original metal scabbard covered with black leather and 3 silver engraved interlaced ornamentations in Old Bulgarian style.   
The bottom part is like an eagle's leg holding a small blue ball which reminds of the Globe.
There is a hole on the eagle’s leg and it is a bit crooked.
To the scabbard comes with original hanger carrier of blue color material with metal buckles and snap hooks with engraved oak leaves and stamped with the producer mark "BMK" on their back. The length can be regulated by means of buckles resembling eagle. The buckle on the upper part is also marked with "L&F” that indicates the fact that initially these daggers were produced in Germany.

The dagger is in absolutely authentic condition. Valuable find for every military collection

 

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