The steel blade, classic dagger type, straight, dream catcher, with a pronounced Central rib. An extremely rare variant of the SS dagger "Schutz Staffeln" with completely preserved award inscription from the head of the SS Heinrich Himmler on the reverse side of the blade. The dagger made in the mid 1930's, a famous firm "Carl Eickhorn" (elite weapons company in Solingen, producing high quality knives, including the SS), the mark on the blade of a small size and is very close to Garda - this is true only for premium daggers to award the inscription was in proportion and could be placed completely on the blade. On the front side of the blade is traditionally dealt the SS motto "Meine Ehre heisst Treue" (My honor is called Loyalty). The reverse side bears a presentation inscription "In herzlicher Kameradshaft, H. Himmler" (In token of sincere friendship, Heinrich Himmler). Metal elements of Garda Melchior, mounted in the grip eagle is also made of Nickel silver, which indicates an early release of the dagger. The handle is made from stained black wood, with minor loss. The sheath in original black anodized. The ring on the mouth of the blade has traces of a makeshift repair.
The total length is 34.7 cm
Blade length of 22.2 cm