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3033T Marlborough
October 18, 2017 12:00PM - October 27, 2017 2:00PMCalender
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Reproduction Model 1849 Ames Mounted Rifleman's Knife and Scabbard

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

Description:

Reproduction Model 1849 Ames Mounted Rifleman's Knife and Scabbard, c. 1849, walnut grip with three iron rivets, brass counter-guard marked "WD" and "J.W.R.," steel blade marked on the ricasso "US/WD" and "AMES MFG CO./CABOTSVILLE/1849," and a leather scabbard with brass throat and tip, blade lg. 12, overall lg. 18 in.
Estimate $20-200

In very good to fine condition, missing the leather washer.


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

United States, Blade weapons, Construction, Knife, Knives, Metalworking, Military technology, Ricasso, Rivet, Scabbard, Security, Swords