Imperial German Army introduced this in 1915 for use with GEW 98 Rifle (also fits K98 and most 98 Mauser clones including Yugo Mausers). Used by Reichswehr between the Wars and by many German police departments (rifles were standard police issue). It remained in limited service through WWII. Made from deeply blued high carbon steel, oil finished wood grips with proper blued steel scabbard. 14 3/8" x 1/4" wide blade with fuller. 19 1/2" overall length. Weighs approx. 1 lb 5 oz. Frog included at this price. Please see our other Frogs under our Leather section.