DescriptionCase Limited Edition "Astronaut's Knife - M-1" in Display Case. A 16.5" long machete-type knife with a white polypropylene handle; the 11.5" blade has saw teeth along the back. This knife was originally designed for NASA and an example flew on every manned mission of Gemini and Apollo. This one is serial-numbered "1557" on the blade, the entire issue consisted of 2494 knives. It is enclosed in a handsome three-dimensional wood and glass case, 20.5" x 8.5" x 2.5" in size with an engraved metal plaque. Very fine condition.
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