Nation's Attic 2024 Diving Into History

Morse Diving Equipment US Navy Dive Knife

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Start price: $100

Estimated price: $400 - $800

Buyer's premium: 20%

Sales Tax: On the lot's price and buyer's premium

This is a classic United States Navy dive knife used commonly in conjunction with the Mark V diving helmet. This example was made by Morse Diving Equipment and is stamped on the brass sheath: MORSE DIVING EQUIP. CO. INC. BOSTON MASS U.S.A. The brass sheath is in fine original condition with a nice patina and some old green & black marks on one side. The BOSTON stamp is very light on the sheath. The original wood handle is in fair condition with some cracking near the base of the handle, encompassing 50% around the handle. The stainless steel blade is in excellent condition with a brilliant shine. A vintage leather belt loop is present with the sheath. Please refer to the photos for additional details.

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