Swedish Fascine Knife M1848 / Hanger Cutlass Sword
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Swedish Fascine Knife M1848 for infantry soldiers.The knife is in overall good condition. It was made in Eskilstuna (told from the anchor stamp) a major supplier of arms to the swedish military. The blade is stamped with the infantry inventory number. Total length is 58,5 cm, Length of the blade is 44cm. The blade contiues into a full tang covered with wooden plates riveted together. The scabbard is made of leather and is in good condition. This is a magnificent working knife if you spend much time in the woods, or a perfect decoration, if you do not wish to use this piece of history.