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    Small Bowie or Dirk by John Lingard, Sheffield.
    Circa 1849 - 1850. Lightweight gentlemen's knife with 5 1/2-inch clip-point blade, lightly etched with a spread winged eagle. Stamped: I. LINGARD PEA CROFT SHEFFIELD. Boat shaped nickel-silver guard and ornate trim. one-piece mother-of-pearl handle. 9 7/8-inches in overall length. Original red velvet sheath with nickel silver tip and throat.

    Condition: Crack on reverse side of handle. Handle a bit loose. Blade cleaned with a few scattered spots of pitting.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2018
    9th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
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