WW I era fighting knife appears to be made from a Lebel bayonet blade. It has a just over a 5 1/2" inch blade and measures 9 1/2" inches long overall. It has a red fiber handle with a steel cross guard. Blade is a triangle style. There is a slight twist movement where the blade enters the handle where the solder point is.
Blade is in no danger of coming out. Nice small personal defense size. Comes with a metal scabbard. The scabbard is secured in what looks to a leather German bayonet frog.
Scabbard has a spots and stains with a few dents on the rear. Frog has wear , it is used, has a crack at front belt loop, dings and scratches, piece off back.
The item "Vintage WW I Theater Fighting Knife Dagger Bayonet Blade with German Frog" is in sale since Monday, October 26, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\Other WWI Original Items". The seller is "xcasex" and is located in Troy, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.