I agree it's a dog, but it's an unquestionably authentic dog with several good points, as pointed out above by Mac 66. But the others may be right too, if ( a very BIG IF! ) you're lucky! I just posted a thread about one I found at Canton last month for twice what you've been offered, and as expected it too has its problems, but I thought it was a very good deal for the price:
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Thats a nice knife
i want that helmet in your profile pic!