Up for sale is a quite rare and interestng Italian fighting knife.
This is the model 1960 knife for assault troops.
It bears much resemblance with both the Italian WWII fighting knives and Mannlicher-Carcano bayonets.
The blade was made in 1959 in the army factory in Torino, this is fine that the blade was made in 1959 and the knife bears the name of model 1960 since the officail adoptation of the knife followed first bunch of the knives made fro trials.
Condition of the knife is very good.
There are only some traces of use on it and some loss of paint on the scabbard.
Markings are very clear.
Italian knife for assault troops (Assaltatori). Model 1960. Very early date.
- Product Code: Model 1960
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