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    Lot of Assorted Knives and Scabbards. Comprising: 1.) Folding Pocket Knife. Having a 3 7/8-inch steel folding blade. Composite black handle marked VL107, with spring release button. 2.) Folding pocket Knife by Q Steel. Having a 4-inch folding steel blade, ricasso with maker's mark. Colored jigged bone grips, one side reading: BE PREPARED. 3.) Bowie Knife by Marble's. Having a 4 3/4-inch steel blade, ricasso with maker's mark. Grooved wood handle. Leather scabbard. 4.) Dual Edged Knife by Manson Sheffield. Having a 4 1/4-inch steel blade, ricasso with maker's mark. Bone grips. 5.) Bowie Knife by Bagwell. Having a 5 1/8-inch etched blade with serrated back, ricasso with maker's mark. Mother-of-pearl handle. 6.) Lot of Two Bagwell Leather Scabbards. Measuring 5 1/4-inch and 10-inches in length.
    Condition: All good to very good. Each showing signs of handling wear, scuffs and scratches. Leather with light wear.

    David Mamet's Notes: Here please find various knives which I used, collected, or had been given to me. I was once rather ill for a long period, and had before I got knocked off my feet, bought a knife collectors magazine to research something or other for writing. It featured an article on custom knifemakers and many of their ads. In bed I wrote to them and collected their catalogues and bought, and then traded, many of their knives. I got interested in knife collecting and here please find a bunch of them.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    9th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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