33rd Contemporary History Auction

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Prussia - artillery lion's head sabre for a Wachtmeister

Prussia - artillery lion's head sabre for a Wachtmeister

Prussia - artillery lion's head sabre for a Wachtmeister

LOT 42-0465
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PERIOD 1870 — 1918
COUNTRY Deutschland
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LOT 42-0465
EAN 2000000412573
LOT 42-0465
PERIOD 1870 — 1918
COUNTRY Deutschland
EAN 2000000412573
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
PERIOD 1870 — 1918
COUNTRY Deutschland
LOT 42-0465
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
EAN 2000000412573
Prussia - artillery lion's head sabre for a Wachtmeister

Description

Parade sabre with so-called lion's head hilt from brass. Fish skin finished handle with slightly damaged wire. Iron scabbard with clear rust. Two rings. 

Blade etched with two ornaments to both sides. Maker marking barely readable "Moffa"?. The maker was based in "Cassel". 
Including an officer's knot. Length: 103cm. Blade: 87cm.

Condition 3. Untouched and never cleaned example with signs of age and use.

 



Preußen - Parderkopfsäbel für Wachtmeister der Artillerie
Beschreibung

Mächtiges Parderkopfgefäß aus Messing;

Fischhaugriff mit leicht beschädigter Wicklung;

Stärker flugrostige vernickelte Eisenscheide mit zwei Ringen;

Mit Trophäen geäzte Klinge mit Hersteller "Moffa" (?) aus Cassel, Reste vom roten Stoßfilz;

Offiziersportepee;

Gesamtlänge ca. 103cm; Klingenlänge ca. 87cm;

Stärkere Alterungsspuren, aber: Unberührter Originalzustand!

 


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