Item #: BQ2425 -- WWII Period Kitchin, Sheffield 1945 Machete with Original Brooks 1943 Sheath -- $315.00
A WWII period British machete with correct scabbard. The blade is stamped "S & J Kitchen Ltd. Sheffield," with broad arrow and "1945". Composite grips. The rawhide sheath stamped on the reverse side of leather hanger "J.B. Brooks & Co. Ltd. 1943". Fine original condition with the handle closure strap being a little dry and fragile. 54.5 cm. overall in scabbard, 17.6 cm. Blade.