May Militaria & Autographs Auction
German WWI Cavalry NCO dress sword engraved with scabbard. Sword blade has engravings of soldiers in battle with commemoration that reads, ‘As a Reminder of my Service in the 18th Cavalry Regiment’ (‘Erinnerung an meine Dienstzeit.’) Makers mark by ‘Robi Klaas Solingen’. Blade and hilt exhibit pitting. Grip plastic has two minor cracks where the grip meets the pommel. Scabbard is painted metal with some paint removed and light scratches. Suspension ring is present. One screw in top mount is missing. Blade length is 35.25 inches. Overall length is 40 inches.