Specification: Handle plates Alox, silver - ribbed - with stamped Swiss silver cross (with integrated "+W-K" acceptance stamp) on one silver-coloured anodised aluminium handle plate half. Slotted screwdriver 3 mm (GR 0) - 5.
Slotted screwdriver 7.5 mm - 7. Dimensions: length 93 mm, width 23 mm, height 12.5 mm, weight 72 g. Ordonnance: 1961 (used by the Swiss Army from 1961 to 2008).Condition: very good condition - knife comes from collection. Special feature: Swiss soldier's knife with acceptance stamp "+W-K" (weapon control) in half grip - model 1961 - version 1965 (silver anodized aluminium grip with stamped silver Swiss cross and integrated acceptance stamp "+W-K"), issue from 1965 to 1977. Additional information: This knife is a knife of the 1965 version, in which the handle shells have been replaced by silver-coloured shells compared to the previous version (red handle shells).
The Swiss cross with the acceptance stamp is positioned in the same way as the previous version, so that the writing "W-K" is aligned across the long side of the knife! This version was produced from 1965 to 1971. Please look at photos carefully for condition of item.Nice collectible or gift for someone with a birthdate of 1965. Please look at my other Swiss army knifes for sale.
If you have any questions or would like to see more photos please don not hesitate to contact me. The item "1965 Victorinox / Elsener Soldier 1961 Model Swiss Army Knife Alox With Case" is in sale since Sunday, May 26, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Folding Knives\Vintage Folding Knives\Factory Manufactured". The seller is "swisshh1123" and is located in Horgen 1. This item can be shipped worldwide.