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This is an ordinary condition and common maker marked Heer dagger with the Eickhorn 35-41 seated squirrel maker mark.

However, it has the Gebr Meyer, Munster, distributor mark on the obverse ... making this a definite candidate for the JohnZ wall of Eicks.

Obverse.JPG (39.41 KB, 140 downloads)
Reverse.JPG (38.82 KB, 140 downloads)
Obverse Hilt.JPG (39.07 KB, 139 downloads)
Reverse Hilt.JPG (38.93 KB, 140 downloads)
Obverse Pommel.JPG (40.08 KB, 138 downloads)
Obverse Crossguard.JPG (38.69 KB, 140 downloads)
Reverse Crossguard.JPG (39.07 KB, 139 downloads)
35-41 TM.JPG (39.92 KB, 137 downloads)
Gebr Meyer Munster TM.JPG (39.44 KB, 138 downloads)

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John Z a textbook beauty and with the not very common Eickhorn Type-3 guard. Nice edition to the squirrel hoard up north.


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Agree totally with Tom, nice lesser seen and correct Eick with a great distributor mark! Best, Kevin.


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I am putting my distributor marked Heers here.

This I have shown elsewhere in another thread, but here it is again.

A beautiful Eickhorn with the etched seated squirrel TM and a great Durbeck, Wien distributor mark on the obverse.

Obverse.JPG (41.02 KB, 55 downloads)
Reverse.JPG (42.35 KB, 57 downloads)
Obverse Hilt.JPG (43.73 KB, 56 downloads)
Reverse Hilt.JPG (45.19 KB, 58 downloads)
TM 35-41.JPG (42.89 KB, 57 downloads)
Obverse TM Durbeck Wien.JPG (42.76 KB, 55 downloads)

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A very recent pickup is this Eickhorn 35-41 seated squirrel with the William Gunther, Dresden distributor mark. William Gunther is listed in Fisher as a distributor and shown with a different mark found on Luft2s (I wish!)

This example also has a monogrammed name, Wendschuh.

Obverse.JPG (39.4 KB, 54 downloads)
Reverse.JPG (38.84 KB, 55 downloads)
Obverse Hilt.JPG (43.31 KB, 55 downloads)
Reverse Hilt.JPG (42.99 KB, 55 downloads)
Reverse Crossguard Wendschuh.JPG (42.75 KB, 54 downloads)
Obverse Distr.JPG (42.3 KB, 54 downloads)
TM 35-41.JPG (39.78 KB, 53 downloads)

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My second recent distributor marked Eick pickup is this beauty, with the 35-41 seated squirrel TM and the H Mutz, Lingen distributor mark on the obverse. I cannot find this distributor in my version of Fisher.

John

Obverse.JPG (41.49 KB, 54 downloads)
Reverse.JPG (41.52 KB, 52 downloads)
Obverse Hilt.JPG (43.13 KB, 54 downloads)
Reverse Hilt.JPG (45.92 KB, 54 downloads)
Obverse hangers.JPG (42.65 KB, 51 downloads)
Reverse hangers.JPG (43.28 KB, 51 downloads)
TM 35-41.JPG (44.8 KB, 52 downloads)
Obverse Distr H Mutz.JPG (43.79 KB, 53 downloads)

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Hello JohnZ, very appealing daggers you do show us her. Those distributor marked ones are scarce at least!
I have studied my reference books I have and even in very well researched ones, written by true insiders don?t list the H.MUTZ one. This is for sure a rare one! Thank you for showing.
Regards,


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John,

Not that I am surprised but your selection of distributor marked Eickhorn daggers is super. The H. Mutz, Lingen Mark is a first for me too.


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