Early Luftwaffe Sword (#27784)

Early Luftwaffe Sword (#27784)

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

$1,895.00

PAUL WEYERSBERG, SOLINGEN sword and wreath within double-oval TM. Uncleaned Nickel silver hilt fittings show wear to pommel and crossguard with 90% of the muted gold wash remaining on the swastikas. Blue leather grip shows two minor scuffs to obverse/reverse along the grip ferrule and is complete with tight double aluminum spongy wire wrap. Plated blade EX+ showing light surface wear/runner marks and one very minor nick to cutting edge. Reverse blade is Waffen-Amt stamped and complete with blue leather blade buffer pad. Dent-free, blue leather scabbard is perfect and has been professionally replaced with period leather. Dent-free, upper and lower nickel silver scabbard fittings grade EX+ showing only minor surface wear/age and shows some splitting along the lower scabbard fitting. Fittings are complete with all four, undamaged retaining screws. The blue leather crescent shaped hanger is missing. EX+.