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    Early 19th Century Folding Knife Attributed to Admiral Nelson. Having a 4 1/4-inch single-edged, locked-back blade marked SUPERIOR STEEL. Brass bolster. Horn scales. Overall length is approximately 9-inches. Auction tag attached reading: PORT NO 3605/ 392 NELSON. Sold together with a copy of a letter from William Fagan tracing ownership of the knife back to a deaccessioning from "Royal Navy Trophy Fund of Britain."
    Condition: Fair. Scattered light pitting to blade. Moderate age wear and patina overall.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2013
    8th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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