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    Stunning, Rare Form, American Bowie Knife C. 1835-40, in Remarkable Condition. 13 5/8" overall, 9" blade. Blade gives the impression of surgical steel and is about mint with 98% of the original mint luster. 3/16" thick, 1 5/16" wide with 3½" chamfered clipped point. 5/16" thick ebony plaque grips shaped to fit the hand with three decorative counter sunk brass rivets on each side. Hilt overall perfect. Moroccan leather covered paste board scabbard with embossed decoration and plain brass mounts with frog stud. Bottom seam of the scabbard open, otherwise about perfect. A beautiful American knife and completely untouched.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2008
    20th-21st Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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