English Bowie Knife Ca 1860-1885**Reduced**
Marked "Paterson & Co. Sheffield"; Original Sheath 13 3/8" Length; 8 1/2" Blade
Nice Civil War or Victorian Era Sheffield Bowie with original sheath consisting of leather with stamped/gold leaf cartouches and German silver tip and collar. The knife measures 13 3/8" overall with a 8 1/2" clip point blade stamped "Paterson & Co Sheffield" on the ricasso. The blade has a 3" false edge. The coffin shaped handle consists of buffalo horn with mother of pearl inlay on one side and a grape leaf and vine stamped German silver ferrule at the base. The oval guard is made of German silver.PRICE REDUCED: WAS $1500.00 NOW $950
Condition: Excellent. Lightly cleaned.