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    Antique English Bowie by Joseph Rodgers & Sons, Sheffield. Having an 8 ½-inch clip-point blade, the left side with legend reading: Joseph Rodgers & Sons/Cutlers To Their Majesties/No. 6 Norfolk Street/Sheffield. German silver scalloped straight cross guard with integral rounded pommel. Jigged bone simulated stag grip scales, held in place by four steel rivets. Contained in smooth black leather scabbard with German silver mounts with scalloped edges. Single belt loop, the lower escutcheon marked: J/H and crudely over scratched with the legend: A. Batez[?]. Ball finial on scabbard. Condition: Very good. Blade has been sharpened, showing wear to edge and minor marks present. Hilt with mellow age wear and patina. Scabbard with light age wear. Belt loop with wear and substantial surface checking.


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    June, 2013
    9th Sunday
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