Early Luftwaffe Sword (#27092)

Early Luftwaffe Sword (#27092)

Maker: Paul Weyersberg, sword and wreath within double-oval TM; Condition: EX+

$1,900.00

 

Paul Weyersberg, sword and wreath within double-oval TM.  Nickel silver hilt fittings show wear to pommel and crossguard, with 98% the gold remaining on pommel and crossguard swastikas. Blue leather grip shows major wear/scuffs to obverse/reverse and is complete with tight double aluminum wire wrap.  Plated blade EX++ showing light surface wear/runner marks but, no pitting or nicks to cutting edges.   Reverse blade is Waffen-Amt stamped and complete with blue leather blade buffer pad.  Dent-free, blue leather scabbard shows much surface scuffing primarily to obverse shell and some rips and tears. Dent-free, upper scabbard fitting marked “185”.  Both scabbard fittings grade EX++ showing only minor surface wear/age, and are complete with all four, undamaged retaining screws.  The blue leather crescent -shaped hanger is missing. EX+.