Swiss Faschinenmesser 1842/52 - sn 636
Swiss Genietruppen (Engineer) Faschinenmesser 1842/52 short sword, manufactured by F. Horster of Solingen, Germany. No scabbard included.
Blade is the early sawback type. Blade has light pitting throughout. Leather washer at the ricasso. Brass handle has lightly worn finish and light surface marks throughout.
Model Faschinenmesser 1842/52