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    18th Century American Fighting Knife Very Likely Revolutionary War Period. Fabricated using the brass hilt from a mid 18th century European hanger retaining the spiral ball pommel brass grip and quillon, 16" overall. The very heavy 10" blade clearly made from a file with shallow 2 1/2" clipped point. Blade with deep dark patina and some small patches of pitting with the striations from the file clearly evident. Hilt with a number of tiny dents from use. The pean is also utilizes an iron washer. A great early American knife, loaded with character and clearly meant for combat.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2011
    25th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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