Super Rare from Seki Japan, The Al Mar De Oppresso Liber US Army Special Force Motto. In the United States Army Special Forces, the motto is traditionally believed to mean "to free from oppression" or "to liberate the oppressed" in Latin.
Edition fixed blade knife with saw edge on the other side. The wood handle(or Micarta) is solid w/ no cracks w/ "De Oppresso Liber" engraving and three brass hollow rivets in good finish. Some nicks and surface rust spots on the original edge. No sharpening done to it. The saw edge on the other side of the blade is about 3.5 long and has some minor surface rust spots.If you are looking at this knife then you know how rare it is. 7" Blade Edge / 12.5" knife overall length / Weights 424 grams (548g w/ sheath).
Tang stock is about 5mm in thickness. The original sharpening stone is lost, the sheath does have the compartment for it, so you can put in any stone of your choice. Keywords: Fixed blade 80's 90's 1980's 1990's Seki Japan SoF Almar Al Mar Al-Mar survival single edged sou attack 7 175mm blade length Green Beret nos vintage De Oppresso liber oppresso full tang stainless steel sere 6 combat dagger micarta.
Walade 440 440c SOG Fire Starter saw edge sharpening stone 3006 3008 3005.6. The item "AL MAR Seki Japan Rare SERE Attack Fixed Blade Knife with Sheath Case US Special" is in sale since Sunday, May 17, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Fixed Blade Knives\Vintage Fixed Blade Knives\Factory Manufactured". The seller is "jsdeal" and is located in San Dimas, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.