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    Lot of Three English Bowie Knives Complete With Scabbards. An attractive assortment of English Bowie knives including: 1) 4¼" double-edged spear point blade marked "Manson/ Sheffield" on the ricasso. German silver oval guard with bone handles. 8" overall. Leather scabbard with German silver throat. Blade with some light pitting and dark spots, tip slightly dulled. Small crack in bone handle. Scabbard scuffed, otherwise in very good condition. 2) A larger Manson, Sheffield made knife with a 7" single-edge spear point blade. 12" overall. Stag handle with German silver oval guard. Leather scabbard with German silver throat. Blade with a few nicks to the edge and sharpening scratches, otherwise in good condition. 3) 7½" single-edge spear point blade with German silver guard and stag handle. 11½" overall. No maker's marks present. Leather scabbard with metal throat and tip. Bright blade in excellent condition; scabbard a bit worn and dark.'

    From the estate of Houston collector Brent Burg.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    9th Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
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