2nd Model Luftwaffe Dagger w/Portepee, Deluxe Hangers, & Gilded Pommel Swastikas (#28949)

2nd Model Luftwaffe Dagger w/Portepee, Deluxe Hangers, & Gilded Pommel Swastikas (#28949)

SOLD-Maker: ORIGINAL EICKHORN, SOLINGEN etched squirrel holding sword TM; Condition: EX+

$1,095.00

SOLD

ORIGINAL EICKHORN, SOLINGEN etched squirrel holding sword TM. Natural finished aluminum hilt fittings show light surface wear with factory darkening remaining in the recesses of the well detailed Eickhorn “heart-shaped” pommel, and eagle & swastika crossguard with Eickhorn style incised oak leaves on the upper surface of the quillons.  The pommel swastikas retain approximately 99% of the gilding.  Medium orange celluloid grip shows light surface wear/aging but no cracks and is slightly darker on the obverse.  Grip is complete with tight springy aluminum wire wrap. Polished blade grades EX++ showing only minor runner marks with no specks, nicks, or or chips to cutting edges and is complete with blue pebbled leather blade buffer pad. Dent-free, steel scabbard shows light surface wear to gray factory finish and is complete with the thicker scabbard throat usually found on Eickhorn examples, and is retained by two recessed screws. The deluxe hangers grade EX/EX+ showing age and wear to the fabric and fittings. EX+ (28949)