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"Liberty and Union" Folding Knife

Auction:
3033T
Lot:
1057
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Sale #3033T - 3033T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 18, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

"Liberty and Union" Folding Knife, bone grip (some restoration), German silver guard marked "LIBERTY AND UNION," base ferrule has an eagle, shield, and a liberty cap, marked on the blade "BEST/ENGLISH/CUTLERY," overall lg. 10 1/4 in.

Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio.
Estimate $300-500

Grip has some restoration on the bone.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Nicholas A. Penachio, Blade weapons, Camping equipment, Equipment, Ferrule, Knife, Pocketknife