WW1 Prussian S98/05 aA Sawback with partial muzzle ring (ears) and an applied flashguard , date W15, made by ERFURT. Blade has typical staining from age, no sharpening, crisp sawteeth.Pommel and crossguard have a nice clean, aged patina to metal surfaces. Unmolested wood grips and screwbolts/spanner nuts. Steel scabbard with original black paint has a number of dents and flat areas, however, the blade sheaths in & out with ease. Overall condition of bayonet is Very Good and better for its age. Scabbard is good + overall.
A nice 98/05 sawback variation. Check my other auctions offering German 98/05 bayonets, some with regimental markings. The item "WW1 German 98/05 aA SAWBACK Bayonet, W15" is in sale since Tuesday, March 2, 2021.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\Germany\Edged Weapons". The seller is "ersatz" and is located in Stratford, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States.