Lot 64: GREEN DYED IVORY HANDLED LATE 18TH OR EARLY 19TH CENTURY KNIFE
TERRA INCOGNITA Fall Western Cowboy, Native American, Sporting, Advertising, Decoy, Gun, Knife, & Photography Auction
November 1, 2016
Chicago, IL, USALive Auction
Description: Check smiths key for stamp and age verification! Green dyed Ivory is one of the rarest forms of knife handles. It was predominantly done last quarter 18th and early 19th century, revolutionary war era item. The knife is just short of 10" in length with blade being 6" and handle and ferrul being about 4".