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G. Beardshaw Texas Victorian Bowie Knife
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
6.75" blade, 10.75" o.a.l. with 2.5" false edge, file work on spine, "V (crown) R, G. Beardshaw, Cast Steel" on ricasso, "Texas Bowie" inside a riband on reverse ricasso, "Victorian" on the left side of the blade. Horn handles, German silver crossguard. Leather scabbard.

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Good+ condition with salt and pepper pitting on the blade and a couple of light gouges on the left handle.
Sold: $300.00
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