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1898 Hunting Sword with skinning knife, blades are fully scrolled front and back Mint Condition

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Posted 6 years ago


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does anyone know anything about this sword? it's been in the family since 1942, looks brand new. I believe it's a hunting sword with skinning knife.
1898 on the case. Castahle Stuttgart across the top of big blade.

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  1. YardSaleDave, 6 years ago
    German hunting knife called a Hirchfanger. The larger blade used to dispatch { kill } the game and small blade for field dressing. Check this site for aprox. value, taking into consideration that prices here would be a tad on the high side.
  2. blsrjj1976, 6 years ago
    Thanks so much, you were very helpful. This is a German sword brought back from World War II, also the case is probably leather

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