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Plainsman Hunting Knife by W. Shuster, Dated 1868
4/30/2014 - Firearms and Militaria: Live Salesroom Auction
6.75" drop point blade, 10.5" overall length.  Marking on blade "W. Shuster." Markings inlaid with pewter on grips. "DJP" on one side and on the reverse side is "1868." Hickory wood grips and leather sheath.

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Pewter on grips has nice patina and wood grips have minor nicks. Blade has a dark gray to black patina.  Shows signs of sharpening and use. Leather sheath is flaking and cracked. Overall condition is good.
Sold: $763.75
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