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    Lot of Four (4) Fixed Blade Knives by Custom Knifemakers, Larry Harley & Gene Baskett.

    Comprising: 1) Approximately 7 3/4-inches overall. 3 1/4-inch matted satin finish blade marked BASKETT. Composite handle. A nice solid knife, a little different than other Baskett examples which we are currently selling. 2), 3) and 4) Harley Knives. Various sizes, wooden figured handles with lanyard holes. Each of the blades are marked with his trademark HARLEY / BRISTOL / TENN - LP under pine tree [Lonesome Pine knives]. 2 of the blades with filework present to the top edge. All 4 knives come with custom sheaths.
    Note: According to his website, Gene Baskett has been a Custom Knife Maker since 1980 and joined the Knifemaker's Guild in 1981 and was inducted as a voting member in 1983.
    Note: According to Blade Magazine, Larry "The Hammer" Harley was a lifelong resident of Bristol, Tennessee. He made knives under the business name of Lonesome Pine Knives, an American Bladesmith Society journeyman smith, he was the chair of the ABS Youth Program and was involved with the Wounded Warriors Project. Mr. Harley passed away on February 12, 2017.

    Condition: 1) Baskett knife with little wear and use. Sheath very good with handling wear from knife. 2), 3) and 4), Knives are in fair to good shape with moderate use, wear to all blades with the exception of the blade on knife with brass bolsters, which is in poor shape with numerous scratches and imperfections. Sheaths with wear and tear from use.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2020
    7th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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