This excellent example would have sported the horse hair plume for ordinary service use and the feather plumes for special occasions. It sat between the plume and the edge of the chapzka. It is in mint condition.
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...what you delivered exceeded expectations, both in terms of quality (item vs. price) & excellence of service. A pleasure to do business with. Rest assured, when the 'bayonet bug' bites, 'Antique-Militaria' will always be paid a visit.
N L, UK, 29.06.2010
I am more and more pleased with the sword, and am wondering whether to do an article on it...