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Sheffield Bowie Knife by W&S Butcher with King's Crown Pommel
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
8.75" curved clip point blade, with Spanish notch.  Both sides of blade have etched panels. Silver guard, silver handle with piercings of floral designs and King's crown pommel. Leather sheath with silver throat and band.

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Handle is excellent with nice untouched tarnished look. Blade is gunmetal grey with some dark staining and pitting. Leather sheath is missing the tip; only half of the scabbard is intact.
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