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    Lot of Two Assorted Folding Bowie Knives with Scabbards. Comprising: 1) Unmarked Continental Folding Bowing Knife. Having a 6 1/2-inch folding clip-point blade etched with griffins and floral scrolls. Two-piece folding recurved crossguard of German silver. Black composition grip scales held with two screws. Contained in form-fit brown leather scabbard with etched tip and integral belt loop. 2) British Folding Bowie Knife by J. Nowill & Son, Sheffield. Having a 7 1/4-inch folding clip-point blade, the left side marked: J. Nowill & Son, Sheffield. Ricasso with similar marks. Two-piece folding straight German silver crossguard. Tabbed lockback blade release. Checkered composition grip scales held by five steel rivets. Oval German silver push-button blade release. Contained in form-fit brown leather scabbard with integral belt loop.
    Condition: 1) Good. Showing wear and light pitting to blade and sharpening. Hilt with light wear and patina. Scabbard with heavy wear, tears and patina. 2) Fair to good. Blade with wear, pitting and sharpening. Hilt with light wear and patina. Scabbard with wear and minor scuffing.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    9th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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