Luftwaffe Sword w/Hanger (#26614)

Luftwaffe Sword w/Hanger (#26614)

No maker; Condition: EX++/Near MINT

$1,850.00

No maker.  This nice aluminum example, recently obtained in Germany features frosted aluminum hilt fittings showing faint wear to pommel and crossguard, with 100% the matte gold wash remaining on the pommel and crossguard swastikas.  Blue leather grip shows only minor surface wear to leather with no rips or tears, and is complete with tight double aluminum wire wrap.  Plated blade measuring 27 ¼” in length grades EX/EX+, showing light surface wear/runner marks, uniform gray shadowing and minor nicks to cutting edges but no pitting or damage to the blade tip, and is complete with blue leather blade buffer pad.  Dent-free, blue leather covered scabbard shows virtually no wear, age or loss of color with one small cut on the lower right edge but, no rips or tears to the leather which matches the grip leather perfectly.  Dent-free, upper and lower, frosted aluminum scabbard fittings grade Near MINT, showing virtually no surface wear, and are complete with all four, undamaged retaining screws.  The integral blue leather hanger grades EX++ showing only minor surface wear/ minor loss or color with no rips or tears. Nice aluminum example with superb gold washed pommel and crossguard swastikas. EX++