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    Bowie Knife by Ames West of Sheffield.
    6-inch spearpoint blade marked: AMES WEST/LORD ST./SHEFFIELD. Left side of ricasso with: D.C.L. Split German-silver guard. Mother-of-Pearl grip panels retained by 2 pins. Vacant circular escutcheon. Fluted cutlery pommel. Contained in black leather scabbard with nickel-plated fittings. Integral belt hook on reverse of throat.

    Condition: Good. Blade with numerous tool marks, fine nicks and scattered patches of fine pitting. Scabbard with scattered crackling, loose tip and ill fitting to knife.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2014
    8th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
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