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

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

maker: Back to back squirrels stamped Eickhorn TM. condition:EX+ item number:27966

$595.00

M-89 Wurttemberg Cavalry Degen w/Double-Etched Blade. Back-to-back squirrels stamped Eickhorn TM. Nickel-plated hilt fittings show minor wear and thinning to plating of domed, steal pommel nut. Grooved knuckle-bow shows light wear and folding hand guard features crowned Wurttemberg Coat-of-Arms surrounded by a laurel leaf wreath. Black, celluloid grip features horizontal grooves without wire wrap and shows minor wear/age and crack to upper portion. Straight, plated double-etched blade grades EX+ showing light wear to the obverse/reverse and no nicks to the cutting edge. 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: ” Ull. REGIMENT KONIG KARL (1.WURTT.) No 19″ (Unit designation) with reverse banner dedication: “ZUR ERRINERUNG AN MEINE DIENSTZEIT” (In memory of my time in service). Black anodized steel scabbard with stationary suspension ring shows uniform age and minor surface rust and dent to scabbard drag. Rare Imperial era Cavalry Degen. EX+ (27966) $595.