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Value of WWI Trench Knife
  • An earlier D knuckle guard style spike is currently bid at $160 as of 07 April 2005 on EBAY.
M1917
  • 1917 is the model designation. That knife was accepted by the Army in 1917. The M1917 Bayonet was made as late as the Vietnam era.
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  • A lot of newer knuckle knives are being sold as WWI originals, so be careful!

Probably nothing if it is a knock off, up to $300 if it is authentic. The brass knuckle ones are very common however, so I'm going to say an authentic one of those is worth a little lower than $200.

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Q: What is the value of a 1917 World War 1 trench knife with a brass knuckle handle and a metal sheath?
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