This is an ORIGINAL World War 2 M3 Utica marked trench knife The parkerized blade is a full 6 7/8 inches long and retains 100 % of its gray finish The blade edge has 1 nick, see photo 6 & 7, other wise near mint condition The guard and pommell remain tight, there is no movement whatsoever Peended pommel shows the flaming bomb ordnance logo The light brown leather handle is in near mint unused condition with 8 grooves OVERALL A NEAR MINT TRENCH KNIFE ~ NO SCABBARD ! THIS M3 IS AN ORIGINAL WW 2 MANUFACTURE GUARANTEED !! INTERNATIONAL BIDDERS, MAKE CERTAIN THIS ITEM IS ALLOWED IN YOUR COUNTRY, I WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE IF IT DOES NOT CLEAR CUSTOMS !! Other than the small nick on the blade, you cannot upgrade this M3 ! Near MINT !!! I cannot stress this enough !!