US WW1/WW2 1917/1918 L F & C Trench Knife -Old Combat Collection -LF&C KnuckleDetails
1 antique U.S. Navy World War II Mark V hardhat dive knife available. This knife was made by Morse Diving Equipment. A U.S. WW2 Mark V dive knife would make a rare addition to any premium collection.
The heavy brass scabbard is marked 'MFG'D. BY MORSE DIVING EQUIP. CO. INC. BOSTON, MASS. U.S.A.'.
The blade measures 6 3/4". This knife measures 12 3/4" overall.
The hard maple handle has a couple of tight, stable hairline cracks up near the screw threads. There are some minor chips in the wood up next to the screw threads. The blade is excellent. It is in as-found condition--hasn't even seen a dab of simichrome polish. The light patina on the blade would clean up or diminish in appearance nicely if the buyer chooses to do so.
This listing represents the opportunity to add a fine World War 2 Morse Mark V hard hat dive knife to your collection.
|Specific Name||Specific Value|
|Period||World War 2|
|Knife model||U.S. Mark V Hard Hat Dive Knife|
|Maker||Morse Diving Co.|