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#323646 11/22/2016 05:28 AM
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Can someone give me some information on this sword.I believe it is French. ? Branch of service? Also the value?
Maker marked under the crossguard on both sides of the blade. Thanks,
Bob

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Looks like a Saxon coat of arms to me. Certainly pre WW1. Maybe early to mid 1800's No idea on value but at least as much as a 3rd reich piece. Nice condition too. Barry.

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Here are three examples of the Saxon Coat of Arms. Looks like a match to me.

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Guys, Thanks for the info.


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