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KNIVES : TRENCH KNIVES
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3092
Australia/Great Britain: WW1 OFFICER'S PRIVATE PURCHASE TRENCH CLUB. Constructed of hollowed out timber, possibly a length of cane, this has a dark brown leather cover with a lead knob to one end. To the other end is a wooden handle, partially covered with 3 plaited rows of dark brown leather, originally with a plaited leather wrist strap which has broken off and is now missing. The handle withdraws from the shaft of the club and has a 26.5cm long stiletto blade attached. There is a brass strengthening band affixed to the handle where it joins the blade. O/a length of the club is 43.7cm. A rare WW1 collectable. Licence required in Victoria. Grade II-
 SOLD at A$425
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