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Chestnut Bowie with Price Reduced

Discussion in 'For Sale: Fixed Blades' started by bobbywett, Sep 23, 2012.

  1. bobbywett

    bobbywett KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Jul 23, 2006
    Hi Everyone,

    Up for sale is a Bowie I recently finished. Specs are as follows:

    7 3/4" edge quenched blade forged from 1/4" thick bar stock 1075, hand rubbed to 1500 grit and finished with 600 grit pull strokes.

    Handle is 300 plus year old chestnut recovered from my buddies farm house. It has been stored in his barn for the last 60 or so years. It has absolutely gorgeous grain throughout....but the butt end is just insane....sanded to 2500 grit, the cooper like "rays" just jump out at you.

    The guard is hand carved 4 piece nickel silver as well as a singe hammer peened pin.

    O.A.L. is right at 13"

    As always the blade comes with a hand stitched leather sheath by my father-in-law Paul Wittle.

    $600.00 $500.00 $450.00 $425.00 $400.00 $375.00 $350.00 $325.00 plus $15.00 insured shipping anywhere in the lower 48

    Thanks for looking,:)

    Bobby,
     

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  2. nore

    nore

    134
    Dec 4, 2011
    How is this still available?! I really love this, just wish i had the money right now
     
  3. thebrain

    thebrain

    Dec 12, 2007
    I wish I had the cash ,what a great looking knife.
     
  4. LX_Emergency

    LX_Emergency KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Jun 28, 2007
    Why on earth isn't this sold yet? It's AMAZING! And the price is even better!
     

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