Rare Senior Forestry Cutlass w/Eickhorn Squirrel Emblem (#27681)

Rare Senior Forestry Cutlass w/Eickhorn Squirrel Emblem (#27681)

Maker: Carl Eickhorn (double oval, C.E.) TM; Condition: EX

$1,795.00

SOLD

Carl Eickhorn (double oval, C.E.) TM.  Gilded aluminum hilt fittings show light surface wear with much gilding remaining to the oak leaf embellished knuckle-bow and crossguard and to the clamshell which features a charging stag.  Obverse ferrule features the Eickhorn squirrel cast into the aluminum, while the reverse features a running doe.  An identical example of this cutlass is pictured in the Eickhorn Kundendienst Catalog as Nr. 1509.  Ivory grip shows light surface wear and age toning, with three acorns with oak leaves on both the obverse & reverse grip plates.  Plated blade is double-etched, featuring scenes of Auerhahns, stag, doe, hunting dogs, and boar (same pattern as shown in the Kundendienst Catalog).  Blade grades excellent with light surface wear and runner marks with some gray speckling.  Green felt blade buffer pad is present.  Black leather scabbard is dent- & crease-free with light surface wear and a few nicks to the black leather.  Gilded brass fittings show light surface wear/age with much gilding remaining. EX. SOLD