8/15/23 - This is an original WW1 era production Artillery Luger cleaning rod. The cleaning rod measures 25.1cm long (just under 10in) and is in great overall condition. The rod has light surface patina and dark discoloration throughout, as well as some mild rust in the grooves at the base. The top of the rod has the original wood handle, which swivels on a ball socket. No cracks or chips in the wood.