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WWII GERMAN POLICE OFFICER SWORD



The design of the sword consisted of a round black handle, evenly divided by a vertical metal strip with metal rings emmineting out of it and covering the total circumference of the handle. With a round metal pommel. The handguard extends into a "D" shape on one side and into a much shorter curly piece on the other.

Complete with a black metal scabbard with a single suspension ring on the side. The throat of the scabbard is adorned with a silver metal celtic design. The tip is covered with another silver color metal fitting.



The logo of the maker of the sword has been stamped at the base of the blade. The design consists of an oval with the following informaiton inside: "Paul Weyersberg & Co" just below that is the name "Solingen" which is the city where the blade was manufactured.

This page is a recognition and identification guide for German Police swords. Multiple detailed photos of a specific sample are provided. Descriptions point out specific points that should be noted.

One of the most commonly asked questions is "How much is my German police sword worth?". A price guide is included here to address this question. The value of the Nazi swords is reviewed over a period of several years. A trend can be observed. The present worth of the police sword in the collector's market is illustrated.

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The handle has a metal police eagle. It appears to be of brass construction. The eagle has its wings fully extended. Nicely detailed plumeage to the wings. The head is facing left. It is cluting a wreath with a swastika placed in the center.



This edge weapon is currently being reproduced. It is becoming more difficult to be able to tell the fake ones from the real ones because the quality of the reproductions is improving. The collector must become familiarized with the construction style and materials employed in the manufacturing of edge weapons. Attention to the details is critical in order to be able to determine the authenticity of the item.



If you have an interest is seeing other edge weapons of the Third Reich, you can do so by going to our WWII German Edge Weapons identification guide. Where we cover blades from the Heer (Army), Navy (Kriegsmarine), Air Force (Luftwaffe) and other organizations.



PRICING GUIDE INFORMATION

The value for the German Daggers and other military antiques and collectibles is provided as a means to educate the collector community and individuals who have a general interest on the field. The following is an estimated value. Prices may vary in every state and every country. This service is provided courtesy of MilitaryItems.com . The source for military antiques and collectibles in the web.

Year 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Value $300.00 $400.00 $450.00 $500.00 $500.00
Availability Rare Rare Rare Rare Rare
Invest Grade A A A A A


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