Pressed steel buckle. Traces of feldgrau finish to reverse, marked 'Rodo'. Front face now with buffed finish, but 100% original item mounted on good leather combat belt (105 cms) and marked 1942 Berlin.
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Sword arrived today. Fabulous. This is an excellent example of a fighting sword of its period, and a real gem. The 1828 Pattern is such a gorgeous sword, and this is a fine example. Even my bride is impressed and she doesn’t really get swords.
G F, New Zealand, 06.11.2013
The goods are safely in and I am delighted. Many thanks for the outstanding handling of this order and I hope we can do many more.