A rare item in superb condition and complete with the very rare blade cover. Dated 1944.
WWII Folding Machete - original era manufacture folding blade machete as issued with pilots survival kits during WWII. Manufactured by 'A. A. Bisby & Co LTD - Sheffield 1945'. The polished steel blade is in very good condition, with no pitting. Heavy black bakelite grips. Lock device works properly as the blade will fold and extend with a strong action. This machete is marked broad arrow and "1945". This type of machete is pictured on page 106 of Homer Brett's Military Knife and Bayonet book.
Collection item only.