Aluminum Luftwaffe Sword (#26747)

Aluminum Luftwaffe Sword (#26747)

Maker: W.K.C. WAFFENFABRIK SOLINGEN, stamped knight’s helmet TM; Condition: EX++

$1,745.00

W.K.C. WAFFENFABRIK SOLINGEN, stamped knight’s helmet TM.  This WKC model Nr. 1022  aluminum sword features frosted aluminum hilt fittings showing faint wear to pommel and crossguard, with 100% the gold wash remaining on pommel and crossguard swastikas and superb feathering detail to the crossguard quillons. Blue leather grip shows minor wear and a few small nicks but, no rips or tears, and is complete with double brass wire wrap.  Plated blade measuring 28 ¼”  in length grades EX++, showing light surface wear/runner marks, but no  gray shadowing, pitting or nicks to cutting edges and   is complete with blue leather blade buffer pad.  Reverse blade is not Waffen-Amt stamped.  Dent-free scabbard shows some minor surface scuffing, but no rips or tears to the blue leather which matches the grip leather perfectly.  Dent-free, upper and lower frosted aluminum scabbard fittings grade Near MINT, showing only minor surface wear. The lower fitting is missing one retaining screw and is slightly loose but, hardly noticeable.  The integral leather hanger grades EX++ showing only minor wear to leather with no rips or tears and no damage to the stitching.  Nice aluminum example. EX++