The writing on the outside says:
"Dem Alten Vaterland Die Treue zu beweisen Gab Ich in schwerer Zeit Ihm Gold fur dieses Eisen."
Translated into English, this phrase means "For the old fatherland Loyalty to Show Gave I in difficult time To him gold for this iron."
I will be prompt and honest in all my dealings. SHIPPING: Item will be shipped within 2 days of receiving payment. All shipping within the USA is done by Priority Mail (2-3 days) unless weight or size prohibits this method. Payments received after 7:00pm PST will probably be considered received the following day to allow time to prepare shipping to go out the following day. Delivery confirmation will be included to protect both the buyer and seller. Shipping and handling cost is the responsibility of the buyer.Payment must be received within 7 days of close of auction or eBay will be notified and item will be re-listed. I receive an occasional inquirey as to why I accept PayPal only. It is not because I have any tie to PayPal, it is ... read more