Reign of Frederick the Great who famously said “Diplomacy without arms is like music without instruments”. Overall 8ft length, the iron head with double cheek straps on the tapered ringed bolster. The spear point with crowned FR cipher over REG. J TZENILITZ with arsenal markings below. Wonderful age character throughout. Frederick is credited with a succession of preemptive military invasions of Silesia and Bohemia, Saxony, expanding Prussian territory. Both Napoleon and Hitler held him in the highest esteem and honored him in their respective lifetimes. Price includes oversize shipping to the contiguous 48 states.