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An historically interesting German naval dress sword presented to Oberleutnant Hans-Joachim Rahmlow. Rahmlow gained infamy from a unique incident of capitulation when in August 1941 as Kapitänleutnant of the World War II German submarine U-570 under attack
Good old German Landsknecht two handed sword with flamboyant double edged blade of flattered diamond section, the long ricasso with usual short cross guard and leather covering. Steel mounted leather bound grip. Well formed wide quillons and side loops. Ap
French Infantry Officer's sword of Model 1882, approx 99 cm overall with 85 cm straight double edged blade with offset fullers, finely engraved 'On behalf of the Romanian Infantry in memory of the common sacrifice 1914 to 1918' German silver hilt with wine
German Imperial Solingen naval officers sword with ivory grip & fold down guard, the lion's head set with red & green past eyes, the blade with etched designs, by Weyersberg, Kirschbaum & Co, Solingen. Condition good to fair, minor wear, rust to the scabba
Scarce and good German executioners sword. Broad heavy double edged blade with correct square tip with short central fullers engraved 'Solingen' Tight forging pattern opponent. Steel mounted wire bound leather grip, well formed cross guard. Approx 115cm ov
A naval officers hangar circa 1782-90 with a slightly curved blade formed with a clipped back point, cut with a pair of long fullers on each face, etched and gilt with trophies, foliage, naval motifs and the inscriptions 'le ville de Paris le 12 avril 1782
A superb German hand and a half sword of early date, approx 120cm overall with 97cm straight blade. Leather bound grip, steel guard with wide swept quillons and finger loops etc. The pommel and quillons of octagonal section. The double edged blade with dou
Exceptional 15th century German hand and half sword circa 1500. Double edged sword single fullered blade with crisp maker's mark. Cross guard and pommel in steel with bevelled fluting. Nice unfiddled with condition, approx 106 cm overall. See Christies Lot
German Naval Officers Parade Sword: World War I period with elaborate acid etched detail along the blade Brass handle in the form of a lion. Anchor with crown emblem shown on the scabbard and on the sword handle. Leather worn. 93 cm, Good condition
A World War I German Naval Officer's sword, wire bound ivory grip, the decorative guard with crowned anchor insignia and folding section, the decorative engraved blade with pipe back, ebonised steel scabbard with fixed single hanger. Length 89.5 cm
A German World War II Army Officer's sword, the lion's head pommel with jewelled eyes, wire bound black grip, the knuckle bow back strap and collar cast with oak and laurel leaves, the front languet with swastika and eagle with outstretched wings, the unen
A German Prussian Model 1889 Infantry Officer's sword, Royal Cipher of Emperor William II to the wooden grip with silver wire binding, brass decorative hilt with standing eagle and hinged section, double fullered straight steel blade, no scabbard. Length 9
A 17th century German swept hilt back sword with opposite curving quillions, ringed hilt, wire bound grip and facet pommel. Flattened diamond section blade. Numerous sword makers punch marks and inlaid running Wolf mark. Length 113.5 cm
An Edward VII British Infantry officer's sword, the 1896 pattern German made sword has an engraved blade and is in excellent condition, with plated scabbard and rayskin handle, maker Weyersberg, Kirschbaum & Co. Blade. Height 84 cm
An Imperial German Dagen, maker W. K. & C, the dagen, comprising ornate gilt hilt with a single folding shell guard, wire wrapped grip and original sword knot, over fully etched bright blade. Complete with brass mounted black leather scabbard. Blade length
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