Looks like a perfectly fine post 1938 HJ knife to me...But then, I'm no expert. Better await more experienced members views.
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I am struggling to find a problem with it too.
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Im puzzled,what makes you consider it to be a fake?
If you don"t like it I will take it off your hands.
I see nothing wrong either - slight wear - but it really is in excellent condition.
If you have any other fakes you wish to sell...
Agree, the scabbard is correct and knife looks great too. Washer seems to be original to the knife from pics shown. Could you please provide a close-up shot of the numbers on the blade above the Hilt? I think I see some small engraved numbers.
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