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WWII 1939 K98 Combat Bayonet by Elite-Diamant
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The ricasso is marked on one side with the script designation of "Elite-Diamant". The opposite side of the ricasso bears the number "1691" over the letter "h". The spine bears the "39" mark reflecting a production date of 1939. The blade has a blued finish with the finish being largely intact. The black Bakelite grip plates are without chips or cracks. The surfaces of the pommel and guard are dark and show surface rust. The finish of the steel scabbard is mostly gone, shows areas of dark staining, rust and is numbered 6128.