CARL EICKHORN, SOLINGEN and squirrel in double oval etched TM. Nickel silver hilt fittings show surface wear/age patina with reverse lower crossguard SA group marked “Wf” for Westfalen. Rich brown wooden grip shows light surface wear including some depressions, but no cracks or chips and with silver grip eagle and SA insert properly inset. Uncleaned polished blade grades EX+ showing surface wear/runner marks and light gray speckling. Deeply etched motto retains 99% of the light gray background frosting. Steel scabbard shows surface wear with much speckling/crazing to the brown anodization. Dent-free nickel silver scabbard fittings show light surface wear/age patina. Early brown leather hanger shows wear and age to the leather, but no damage to the unmarked nickel-silver clip.