Item #: 10-3585F -- An Imperial German Officers Sword Shortened to Create a Fighting Knife with Original Bayonet Scabbard and Frog -- $535.00
An Imperial German officers sword, period shortened to create a fighting knife and married with an original period bayonet scabbard and frog. The blade still displays triple etching and Eickhorn squirrel logo makers stamp at the ricasso. The frog strap also carries a period uniform pip. The scabbard has surface rust and a diagonal dent to the reverse near the drag. An excellent and rare example with correct wear and fine age patina. 42.4 cm. overall in scabbard.