IMPERIAL GERMAN SWORD W/BAVARIAN UNIT MARKING-F.A. HERMES 1893 W/ SCAB & HANGER For Sale
This item has been shown 0 times.
IMPERIAL GERMAN SWORD W/BAVARIAN UNIT MARKING-F.A. HERMES 1893 W/ SCAB & HANGER:
Very good condition Imperial German short infantry straight sword that is maker marked F.A.Hermes Solingen with a crowned proof mark and 1893 date. This good looking piece is also Bavarian unit marked at the tip of the cross guard 22 B 8. Sword is full length 25 ½” blade and 31” overall with blade 1” wide at the cross guard and 8mm thick on the spine with a full length fuller on each side and was never sharpened. Blade is gray with a little scattered brown especially near the tip and nice clear markings near the cross guard. One piece brass knuckle bow and guard have a tight fit along with brass back strap and pommel cap, all have a nice old patina. Wood grip has a partial sharkskin cover and full wire wrap with one ding at the top. Correct original brown leather scabbard is also full length with soft and supple leather that has all tight stitching and needs one staple. Leather frog /hanger assembly is complete with 2 belt loops and has a little loose stitching on one edge. All leather has original finish with some flaking especially on the hanger. Nice looking German military short sword dated 1893 with Bavarian unit markings.
Other Related Items:
Antique Fancy German Prussian Infantry World War One Ww1 Officer’s Sword
Antique Wwi Wwii Weyersberg Kirschbaum Solingen Germany Bayonet
Imperial German Wwi Bavarian Infantry Officer Saber With Double Engraved Blade
Wwi Ww1 German Ersatz Bayonet Mauser Gew98 98a Original Paint
Wwi Wwii German 98/05 Butcher Blade Bayonet Nice Mauser Gew98 Kar98b Kar98 K98k
Rare - German Ks98 Erfurt Sawback Bayonet.
Ww1 German / Prussian Mauser Sg98/05na Butcher Blade Bayonet & Scabbard 1916
Wwi Screws For Butcher (couple).
Original Model 1894 German Mannlicher Knife Bayo Converted To Fighting Knife
German Ww1 M1898/05 Saw Back 1915 Date Butcher Blade Bayonet With Scababrd