23rd Contemporary History Auction

Bidding on 1288 lots has ended on 10th June 2018. 83% of all lots sold

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Heer engraved officer's parade sabre- Eickhorn

Heer engraved officer's parade sabre- Eickhorn

LOT 31-0799
SOLD
Auction ended        10th June 2018  |  02:25 pm CEST
RESULT
STARTING PRICE: EUR 250,00
EXCL. BUYER’S PREMIUM: 17,5 %
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COUNTRY Germany
MATERIAL
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LOT 31-0799
EAN 2000000260420
LOT 31-0799
PERIOD
COUNTRY Germany
EAN 2000000260420
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COUNTRY Germany
LOT 31-0799
MATERIAL
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EAN 2000000260420
Heer engraved officer's parade sabre- Eickhorn

Description
Original Heer lion's head parade sabre which was postwar engraved by a collector.
 
Brass handle in good condition. Postwar engraved initials "HS". The inside of the handle was again postwar engraved "Ehrenpreis für Hauptmann Hans Sattler. Als bester Schütze Prinz Eugen Kasserne 1937". Note the typing error "Kasserne" (correct: Kaserne). Also, the Prinz Eugen barracks in Munich was built in 1938.
 
Clean blade. Eickhorn maker marked.
Professionally repainted black scabbard. Original portepee and leather hanger with price tag.
 
Original, however "upgraded" as well as restored sabre.
Length: 92cm
 
  
 

Condition
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