Red Cross EM Hewer w/Frog (#26397)

Red Cross EM Hewer w/Frog (#26397)

No maker: Condition: EX/EX+ CONSIGNMENT

$850.00

No maker.  Nickel-plated hilt fittings show minor surface/age with three small gray specks on the reverse upper edge of pommel, but no lifting or damage to the crossguard with well detailed Red Cross emblem on the obverse langet. Black bakelite grip plates are perfect with no cracks or chips, and no damage to the retaining screws.  Polished double sawtooth blade grades EX/EX+ showing light gray shadowing to flats of blade and minor speckling to the reverse lower tip, but no nicks to the cutting edge and no damage to the sawtooth spine. The ricasso is stamped “Ges.Geschützt” and is complete with black leather buffer pad.  The dent-free, steel scabbard retains approximately 95% of the original black enamel showing minor surface wear primarily to the left and right edges of the shell, but no major loss of paint. Dent-free, nickel-plated scabbard fittings show light surface wear, with one small spot of lifting the underside of the lower fitting, but no damage to the scabbard throat retaining screws.  The black leather, 4-rivet,  triple-stitched construction frog shows minor wear/age to leather with some separation to the stitching on the lower left side, but no rips or tears. Upper reverse is stamped with the letter, “D” while the lower reverse is stamped with the number, “27”.  EX/EX+ CONSIGNMENT