Pre-WWI Prussian sword in excellent condition. Brass foldable guard with Prussian eagle. Handle is shark-skin wrapped with wire with the end covered with unmarked brass pommel. The ricasso is unmarked. Scabbard is also in excellent condition and fits snugly to the blade. Brass and scabbard have natural patina. A short history of Prussian swords can be found here. Beautiful King Wilhelm II cipher on handle. Blade Length is 32″, overall length 37 1/2″. Weight without scabbard is 1.35 lbs.