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Applegate OSS Dagger
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$999,999.00

BOKER APPLEGATE FIRST COMBAT OSS DAGGER SPEC EDITION KNIFE

In 1942, while with the OSS, Col. Rex Applegate designed his first combat fighting knife.  Boker comissioned famous knife maker Hiro, in Seki-Japan, to recreate this famous blade.  There were very few of the original knives.  Boker had only 600 of these made worldwide and they are truly prized collectibles. 

Features: 12" overall length, 7" blade. AUS-8 stainless steel blade is dagger ground on both sides.   Blade is beautifully etched OFFICE OF STRATEGIC SERVICE   OSS  1942     FIRST APPLEGATE COMBAT DAGGER DESIGN and has the OSS 'flying' logo.  Each blade is individually serial numbered.  The serial number is stamped into the blade tang. The handle, just as the original, is made of large stacked leather washers.  It has a very solid grip.  The thick double guard, bolster and pommel are all polished brass. Each knife is new in box and comes with a high quality leather belt sheath which is also designed after the original.

BOKER® MAGNUM APPLEGATE DAGGER
This Limited Edition collectible knife is a reproduction of a prototype created by Bo Randall for Col. Rex Applegate. Later, modifications were made by Applegate and Fairbairn to become what is now the Boker A-F 12 Combat Knife. Only 300 are available for sale in the USA.

Master Hiro of Seki, Japan has manufactured 600 pieces, but only 300 will be available to collectors in the USA.

SPECS:
Blade length: 6 7/8”
Blade material: AUS 8 Mirror Polished Solid Brass Pommell and Guard
Stacked leather handle Leather sheath
Serialized.