M-89 Wurttemberg Cavalry Degen w/Double-Etched Blade

M-89 Wurttemberg Cavalry Degen w/Double-Etched Blade

maker: W.K.& C with Armored Knight Head and King Head TM. condition:VG item number:27967

$585.00

M-89 Wurttemberg Cavalry Degen w/Double-Etched Blade.W.K & C with Armored Knight Head and King Head TM. Reverse ricasso features stamped retail/distributor mark: W. BAUMEISTER, LUDWIGSURG. Nickel-plated hilt fittings show much wear and surface rust to domed, steal pommel nut and upper hilt. Grooved knuckle-bow shows light wear and folding hand guard features crowned Wurttemberg Coat-of-Arms surrounded by a laurel leaf wreath. Black, bakelite grip features horizontal grooves without wire wrap and shows minor wear/age and chip to upper portion. Straight, plated double-etched blade grades VG- showing wear to the obverse/reverse and speckling along the entire length. Obverse and reverse blade features etched panels with a variety of motifs consisting of floral design, pikes, helmets and a mounted Uhlan. Obverse dedication reads: ” UlAN. REGIMENT KONIG WILHELM I. (2.WURTT.) No 20″ (Unit designation) with reverse banner dedication: “ZUR ERRINERUNG AN MEINE DIENSTZEIT” (In memory of my time in service). Black painted steel scabbard with single suspension ring shows uniform age and minor surface rust but, no dents or damage. VG (27967) $585.