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    I am not sure where this fit in, but I have a question, this is the first hunting cutlass which I have come across in a long time, it have a gilt etched blade and the first WKC 'king's headí. Can anyone read the engraving on the blade?
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    G.H. Kohl Waffenfabricant in Stuttgart I think.

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    Thanks Richie- the blade is marked with the WKC 'king's headí do anyone know when they used that mark ?

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    Kohl I think was considered more as a retailer who stopped operations circa the early 1880's. With WKC a major manufacturer working in the same period and later with the 'king's head' trademark. Best Regards, Fred

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