Army Sword w/Knot and Felt Bag (#28853)

Army Sword w/Knot and Felt Bag (#28853)

SOLD Maker: F.W. HOLLER, SOLINGEN with thermometer in double oval TM.; Condition: EX++

$1,850.00

SOLD

F.W. HOLLER, SOLINGEN with thermometer in double oval TM. This superbly conditioned sword features gilded hilt fittings with almost no wear to the burnished highlights of the heavily chiseled  lion head pommel, backstrap, ferrule, knuckle-bow, and crossguard with closed – winged eagle. Black celluloid grip is perfect with no cracks or chips and complete with triple twisted silver wire wrap.  Blade grades EX++ with almost no runner marks/wear and only one minor spot of speckling to the tip. Dent-free, steel scabbard retains approximately 98% of the original black enamel showing minor paint loss to scabbard ring, drag and throat.  Sword is complete with EX+ Army sword portepee showing only one area of minor fraying to bullion stripes and is includes a brown, draw string felt bag which grades EX+ showing moth holes to both sides.  EX++.