~ Horn & Bamboo Sword Stick ~
SOLINGEN Horn & Bamboo Sword Stick
The blade is stamped on two of four sides with maker's mark, factory proof mark and name 'SOLINGEN' between them.
Solingen is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located on the northern edge of the region called Bergisches Land, south of the Ruhr area.
Solingen is called the "City of Blades", since it has long been renowned for the manufacturing of fine swords, knives, scissors and razors made by famous firms such as Dreiturm, DOVO Solingen, Wüsthof, J. A. Henckels, Böker, Eickhorn-Solingen, and numerous other manufacturers.
~ Dimensions ~
The blade length is 70 cm (27.5 inches) and with handle is 85 cm (33.5 inches).
The overall length (with bamboo holster) is 89 cm (35 inches).
~ Condition ~
The sword stick is in average condition. The blade is rusty but can be clean and he handle is cracked on both sides (as seen in the photo), but is steady. Also has a small white paint spot.
The bamboo has also a small crack on a side (see photo).
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £18 or it can be collected from our shop in Portsmouth Historic dockyard.