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    Lot of Two (2) Ken Steigerwalt Custom Folding Knives.

    Comprising: 1) Approximately 9 1/2-inches overall. This lockback knife is marked KAS on ricasso. Straight back blade measures approximately 4-inches. Horn handle. Filework to tang. 2) Approximately 9 1/2-inches overall. This lockback knife is also marked KAS on ricasso and the blade measures approximately 4-inches. Nice stainless steel filework present to blade, tang and backspacer. One piece nickel silver handle and bolsters with abalone and Mother of Pearl accents.
    Note: According to research, Ken has been making knives since 1981. Primarily makes pocket knives with a lockback or front lock mechanism. He won 11 Blade show awards in 7 consecutive years from 2002 to 2008 including 2 best folder awards, one best folder of the year, 3 best handle designs.
    Important: We reached out to Ken Steigerwalt about this lot and after seeing images, this is what he said, "I did make these knives in the mid 1980s. The blades are 440C, liners and bolsters are Nickel Silver,
    The handle on one is Impala Horn. The handle inlays on the other are White Pearl and Abalone."

    Condition: 1) Fine to excellent with minor wear and fine scratches overall. Horn is good shape with some natural imperfections. 2) Fine to excellent as well, minor wear and handling marks. Some small patina spots on the frame present.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2020
    7th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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