Firefighter Axe

  • Condition:
  • Make:German
  • Model:Pre 1939

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Seller Type: Private User
Licence # 26613126-00
Location: GAVEN, QLD, 4211
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Pre WW2-German Deluxe Fireman’s Presentation Dress Axe. These axes were issued to Firemen for many reasons, e.g., time served in the service, bravery, achievements, rank, etc.

It has an Ebony upper grip is Nickel plated, Engraved and has a Bone Handle with Brass wire wrap. There is a nickel-plated round knob at the base of the handle. The bone has a couple of fine surface cracks (given the age) but doesn’t impair the item. It is solid and strong.

There are presentation plates on both sides of the axe which are inscribed with the German Firefighter motto;

Loosely translated it means;

"Gott zur Ehr, dem Nächsten zur Wehr." -
"To honour God, (and) to defend your neighbour (against fire)."

Mit vereinten kräften
“With United Forces”

These deluxe Firefighter axes are very rare and collectable globally. Depending on design and condition they can sell from $250 to over $5000. If you want something that is rare, unique, in great condition and grow in value feel free to call.

Date Listed: 19/02/2022

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