Im afraid much more clearer photos are needed as well as details of all the areas, front ,back,blade motto, scabbard, hand grip etc, but you are right initially, SA dagger
Thanks I will work on getting better photos ASAP.
Hi Tony, it is a good original early SA dagger.
That is awesome , totally unmessed with
We are the Pilgrims , master, we shall go
Always a little further : it may be
Beyond that last blue mountain barred with snow
Across that angry or that glimmering sea...
haven't seen that maker before!
Very nice dagger you have there Tony it looks like Wilhelm Hoppe nice totally unmessed with and an 8 on the rareity list 10 being the rarest maker, thanks for showing i love it,
Nice early unmolested Wilhelm Hoppe SA, PLEASE do not clean it , could be worth around $750 but need better pix to put a proper value on it imo.