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    Imperial German Mecklenburg Infantry Officer Model 1889 Sword. 31½" straight, bright blade made by Alex Coppel of Solingen. Gilded half-basket hilt with Mecklenburg arms on the obverse folding guard and with wire-wrapped rayskin grip and leather fingerschlauf. Gilt cipher of Grand Duke Frederick Francis IV on the obverse grip. Later painted black metal scabbard with single mounting ring. The hand-painted scabbard has small areas of scattered loss, otherwise the sword is in excellent condition.

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    June, 2012
    9th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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