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    Massive Bowie-Type Patriotic Knife, Circa Mexican War Era, with Sheffield Blade. Eagle and shield in high relief on each side of the handle, which is also inlaid with mother of pearl. Blade marked "T. Read/ Lambert Street/ Sheffield." Beautiful display condition, although for accuracy we note typical minor pitting and tarnish on blade and fine crack in one of the mother of pearl inlays. Length 12". From the Collection of the Late Edward C. Gillette.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2018
    25th-26th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 14
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