First pattern type 2 "Agents" fighting knife, Fairbairn sykes. This completely unmarked example has the S recurve crossguard of polished steel. The handdrawn polished blade is about 4 1/2 inches long, the fine checkered blackened brass hilt is 3 inches in length. The threaded steel pommel nut is peened in place in the usual fashion. Virtually mint condition.
See Stephens p467 & HKM/OSS p.16. NOTE: no sheath with this fighting knifeand this is the early type needle point blade.