TENO EM Hewer w/Frog (#30680)

TENO EM Hewer w/Frog (#30680)

Maker: Eickhorn, Solingen; Condition: EX+

$4,100.00

Carl Eickhorn, etched squirrel holding sword TM. Nickel-plated hilt fittings show some surface wear and loss of plating with portions of factory lacquer remaining on pommel and crossguard with 90% of the darkening remaining in the recesses of the pommel cogwheel motif and the TENO pattern eagle on the crossguard  langet.  White celluloid grip plates are perfect with no cracks or chips and no damage to the retaining screws. Polished blade grades EX++ showing faint surface wear/runner marks, but no nicks to cutting edge. Blade is complete with black leather blade buffer pad. Reverse upper blade is marked with the etched TENO pattern eagle and “Ges.Gesch”, while the obverse blade is etched with the TENO serial number, “1358”. Dent-free steel scabbard retains approximately 98% of the original black factory enamel, with surface wear throughout. Upper and lower nickel-plated scabbard fittings show only light surface wear to the original brushed finish, with no dents, depressions, or damage. Scabbard throat is stamped with the matching serial number “1358” and scabbard screws are undamaged.  Hewer is complete with leather hanger in EX- condition. Nickel-plated suspension clip is Assmann marked on the reverse and double stitching shows no wear or damage.