THIRD REICH ARMY OFFICERS LIONS HEAD SWORD BY EICKHORN WITH DOUBLE ENGRAVED BLADE.
Large brass lions head hilt with red glass eye's, fine detail to the open wing eagle and swastika, the hilt still retains much original gilt finish. The black celluloid grip is in perfect condition. The etched blade is in fine condition, the obverse side has long decorative panel with inscription, ARTILLERIE REGIMENT NO 22 LUNEBERG, The reverse side features the Eickhorn 1935 / 41 pattern trade mark with long decorative panel which includes two large army eagle and swastika's and also a gun crew towing a large field gun. The scabbard is in excellent condition and it still retains at least 95% original black paint. A superb private purchase deluxe quality sword. [Condition: Near Mint]