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#1 jiro90

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Posted 24 November 2016 - 09:26 AM

Picked this up at a gun show. LF&C knuckle / trench knife

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Posted 24 November 2016 - 09:27 AM

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Posted 24 November 2016 - 09:28 AM

Sheath with prongs unbent

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Posted 24 November 2016 - 09:29 AM

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Posted 24 November 2016 - 09:30 AM

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#6 cwnorma

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Posted 24 November 2016 - 10:40 AM

jiro90,

 

Excellent example -- tough to find with that much blue remaining on the handle and unbroken "prongs" on the scabbard.  Definitely "collection" worthy!

 

Congratulations.

 

Chris



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Posted 24 November 2016 - 11:23 AM

Wow, that's as nice an example as I've ever seen

 

Congrats



#8 warguy

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Posted 24 November 2016 - 11:30 AM

A very nice example indeed. Can you detect any of the copper flashing under the scabbard surface? Kevin


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#9 jiro90

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Posted 24 November 2016 - 12:02 PM

Couldn't pick up any of the copper flashing.

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Posted 24 November 2016 - 12:36 PM

About as nice an example as I ever saw.  Thanks for showing!  SKIP



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Posted 27 February 2017 - 07:23 PM

I've only seen a handful in this nice of condition, congrats on a woodwork find!  :D




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