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    Hi All,

    Can anyone provide more information about this sword?
    Any input will be much appreciated.....
    Thanks...







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    Hi there
    I only have an original german army sword made by alcoso to compare with this example, honestly i dont like it as an original, other members may have better knowledge. For starters:
    I dont see a makers name on the blade, the runes do not look right, and the piece that wraps around the handgrip should have a pin head showing on each side. Have a look at this exampl
    Wittmann Militaria #34099C SS Silver Dovehead Sword by Alcoso

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    Cant be the judge of this one, but engraving looks kind of crude as compared to period standard.

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    Forgot to mention, the eagle head is facing the wrong way, when you compare the example from wittmann militaria
    Regards

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    Some of the small details seem to be wrong from what I would expect. And ordinarily I would point some of them out as examples. But on another forum very very recently, with a fake M 1936 presumably from somewhere in the East Bloc, the poster wanted the exact nature of what specifically was wrong with that fake. With in the conversation there - my own and the perception from some of the other readers being they he was conducting a "fishing expedition" on how to improve the next batch (which was better than some earlier ones). With what I would ask here being some 360 degree views of the sword, and its various components from all angles to see what else might possibly be amiss. Best Regards, Fred

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    Too much fishing going on lately..on many forums. The great thing about it is..... the difference between a legitimate poster and a scammer is very obvious.
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