AUSTRALIAN NEW ZEALAND COMMANDO KNUCKLE KNIFE & SHEATH WWII
A nice WWII specimen of an Australian or New Zealand made commando aluminum handle fighting knuckle knife & Original Leather Sheath.
Used but in very good condition.
A hard to find rare WWII knife. A very similar knife as the one shown in Frederick Stephens FIGHTING KNIVES on page 53 and on the front and back cover.
A cast aluminum checker grip handle.
Skull crusher at the end of the handle
Thin blade. Nice patina. Some light pitting
Both sides are sharp
10.75″ OAL, 6.0″ Spear point blade, 4.75″ handle
The heavy duty sheath is in excellent condition as you can see from the photos. Surface cracks on keeper strap. All stitching is intact.