Pre Saddam Hussein era Iraqi Army Officers
In very good condition, a pre-Saddam Hussein / Arab Ba'ath Party
era Iraqi Army Officers Sword.
With the infamous Iraq Eagle of Saladin 1965 to 1991 Iraqi coat
of arms etched to the blade and engraved to the hilt.
The 31 1/2 inch blade by WKC Solingen is in very good condition
and firm in the hilt. The plated hilt good but with some scratches.
The faux fishskin grip and twisted grip wire bindings are in good
order. The plated steel scabbard in good condition. The sword sheathes
and draws well.
A lovely example of a scarce sword and in very good condition for
just £? (too late, now sold). Please quote item reference
AE49 (0861). Further / full sized images available upon request.