9" blade, 1.5" . Blade marked with SS motto and no maker's mark. Plated fittings with wood grips. Grip fitted with SS insert, parteisadler, and knot. "Model 1938" anodized chain scabbard. Chain link feature square cut-outs with DRGM markings visible under cloverleaf pattern clip. Light SS rune markings on rear of link. Scabard chain shows features of "type I" and "type II" configurations, may be assembled for parts. Dagger appears to be a reproduction.
Provenance: From the Estate of Art Gerber, Tell City, Indiana
Fair to good. Bright blade with some flaking of finish on grip. Parteisadler is of poor quality. Scabbard has some wear and tarnishing to anodized finish as well as some flaking of plated fittings.