SS Officer’s Sword (32010)


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No Maker. Complete with SS sword knot.  Nickel-silver hilt fittings show light surface wear/age patina with no damage/cracks to pommel or to the knuckle-bow/crossguard. Pommel features the early, threaded pommel cap fitted into the separate “stepped” plate/fitting nut as shown on page 352 of Exploring The Dress Daggers and Swords of the German SS by Thomas T. Wittmann.  Underside of crossguard is properly stamped with the SS proofmark.  Black wooden grip with tight silver wire wrap shows uniform surface wear to the black factory finish, but no cracks or chips. The silver SS Runes insert is properly inset into the center obverse grip and retains 99% of the black factory background darkening.  Blade showing light surface wear with no pitting or nicks to cutting edge, and is complete with white leather blade buffer pad. Dent-free, steel scabbard retains approximately 98% of the original black enamel with minor surface scratches and specks of crazing, but no major loss of enamel.  Dent-free, upper and lower nickel-plated scabbard fittings show minor wear/age Scabbard throat is SS proofmarked.  Sword knot shows wear but still intact.  Exc++

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Weight 3 lbs
Dimensions 48 × 6 × 6 in