Description19th Century Bowie Knife Marked M. Price. 7 3/8-inch tapered blade with false back edge. Left side of ricasso marked: M. PRICE / S.F. CAL. Oval german silver guard with ribbed ferrule and pommel cap. Ebony grip panels. Overall length: 12 1/4-inches. Contained in steel scabbard with stud.
Condition: Good to very good as configured. Maker mark possibly spurious. Blade with moderate age wear, patina and scattered staining. Scabbard: Good with moderate age wear and staining.
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