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Nation's Attic 2024 Diving Into History

1960s Russian / Soviet Navy Rare Variation Divers Knife

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Start price: $50

Estimated price: $125 - $300

Buyer's premium: 20%

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

This a rarer example of a Soviet or Russian Navy-style divers knife circa 1960s. The stainless steel blade features one sharp edge and one serrated side. The blade also features a serial number, 492. It is believed that only 1500 of this style of knife were produced for the Soviet Navy. A black rubber handle over brass, and brass hardware make up the rest of this piece. The thick brass sheath still retains a leather belt loop with nickel-plated brass hardware. The blade measures 7.875” long. The overall length of the knife in the sheath is 13”. The overall weight is 3 pounds and 4.1 ounces. Please refer to the detailed photos for overall condition. International bidders are advised that some countries do not allow the importation of knives. Nations Attic is not responsible for shipping charges going or coming back if your country’s customs denies delivery. Rejected items can be consigned into a future sale as there are no refunds.

All items will be shipped with a signature required upon delivery and full insurance either via FedEx or the USPS Priority Mail. Worldwide shipping is available; however, no ocean freight will be offered on large items. DHL Express is an option for international shipments under 600 pounds via air. Payment via bank wire for customers outside the USA is required. A shipping quote prior to the auction can be provided by emailing your postal code.