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Unique trench art dagger created during the battle of the Somme 1917-1918 from shrapnel, Germany First World War

Lot reference 16008219

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Current bid $146
Next minimum bid $159
Location: Belgium
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
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$146 Bidder 9544
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13-01-2018 09:48:54

Very good condition - steel

Country: Germany
Type: Dagger
Period: 20th - early (WW I)
Condition: Good

Rare dagger, trench art made of a piece of exploded grenade during the so-called 'Winterstellung', the proposition behind the Somme and the Croyat channel.

The handle and the blade are made from one piece of steel from a grenade head, the handle shows the fragmented grenade pieces, and there is an inscription visible that says 'WINTERSTELLUNG 1916 SOMME 1917'

The knife was found in the estate of a lady from Düsseldorf whose father was a soldier at the front during the first world war and fought in the battle of the Somme.

Unique war relic that is very rare and unique in its kind.

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United States $48.07
Austria $24.03
Belgium $12.02
Canada $48.07
Denmark $24.03
France $24.03
Germany $24.03
Ireland $24.03
Italy $24.03
Luxembourg $24.03
Netherlands $14.42
Norway $24.03
Poland $24.03
Portugal $24.03
Spain $24.03
Sweden $24.03
Switzerland $24.03
United Kingdom $24.03
Rest of Europe $24.03
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