The celluloid grip is perfect, no cracks or chips and the silvered wire wrap is complete. Has the original officers knot with it, and knot has no issues. The blade measures 34 1/4 inches long and has two very small nicks in it, more felt than seen.
The blade is straight, no bends, no sharpening, and the blade point is perfect. It does have some runner marks or scratches on it. The blade still has a nice polish to it.Blade has the Eickhorn/Squirrel marking. Scabbard has its original black paint, no dents, about 65/70% of the black paint remains. Overall a very pretty and ornate Wehrmacht Officers Sword. The item "WWI WWII German Army Officers Lion Head Sword, Scharnhorst model, Eickhorn" is in sale since Wednesday, June 24, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\Germany\Edged Weapons". The seller is "picket*fence*roses" and is located in Midland, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States.