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    Kingdom of Romania Naval Officers' Sword and Kingdom of Saxony Officers' Sword.
    Comprising: 1.) Kingdom of Romania naval officers' sword with a slightly-curved blade measuring 31-inches. Carl Eickhorn logo on the reverse ricasso. Blade etched with ornate floral scrollwork and naval scenes. Gilded-brass hilt with pierced floral decoration on the guard and crown over anchor device. Ruby-eye eagle pommel. Wire-wrapped white grip. Black leather scabbard with gilded-brass throat, mounts and drag. Each piece is ornately cast with floral designs and anchors. A handsome sword. 2.) Saxon officers' sword. 34-inch, straight blade with three narrow fullers running almost the entire length of each side. WKC maker's mark of the reverse ricasso and royal cypher on the obverse ricasso. Obverse blade marked "GEISLER & HAST DRESDEN / EISENHAUER GARANTIRT". Brass hilt. Guard with pierced floral design and Saxon coat of arms. Fish skin grips with brass wire wrapping.

    Condition: 1.) Very good. Slight surface rust to blade which should clean up nicely. Small "M" initial scratched on obverse of blade. Traces of gilding on hilt. Leather portion of scabbard with some loss of finish and surface cracking. 2.) Very good. Overall smooth dark patina to the blade. Tarnishing to hilt. Lacks scabbard.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    11th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 15
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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