Long Dress Bayonet w/Single-Etched Blade (#29112)

Long Dress Bayonet w/Single-Etched Blade (#29112)

Maker: E.PACK & SOHNE, SOLINGEN with Wagnerian figure Siegfried wielding hammer etched TM; Condition: EX++

$1,850.00

E.PACK & SOHNE, SOLINGEN with Wagnerian figure Siegfried wielding hammer etched TM. Nickel-plated hilt fittings show light age and two small areas of speckling to the hilt and the quillon.  Pommel slot is complete with green felt plug and the black bakelite grip plates are perfect with no cracks or chips and come complete with both grip rivets. Plated blade is EX++ showing very minor runner marks. Obverse blade features the two-line remembrance of service inscription in raised Gothic letters, “Zur Erinnerung an meine Dienstzeit”.  To the right of the inscription is an exceptionally rendered soldier on patrol with rifle. The panel retains 99% of the background frosting, and blade is complete with brown leather buffer pad.  Steel scabbard retains approximately 99% of the original black enamel.  Bayonet is complete with black unmarked frog and Army NCO portepee. Both the frog and portepee show light age and grade EX++  showing light wear and age.