A full-color hardbound book which features premier switchblades from England, France, Germany, Italy, and the United States. The scales look like bone but I'm not sure. An informational and price guide to Case knives, with current collector values and nearly 1000 full color illustrations. Old cork screw depicting German soldiers. The answer is just an email away! Please feel free to contact us with any questions that you may have. If an authentic item does not have the wedge mark, it is most commonly due to the shape of the object.
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The trademark of the brand was a wedge with a horizontal bar through the middle Fig. As somewhat of a collector, I was pleasantly surprised by the prices some of these pieces demand. Rare civil war period butterfly knife. Vintage Case xx pocket knife in good condition. Painstakingly assembled by antique tool authority Alvin Sellens from a large amount of original literature, this will no doubt become the standard reference for Keen Kutter knife fans. As the years passed, the brand eventually expanded to include household items such as meat grinders, sewing machines, lawn mowers and other types of general hardware. A major resource for knife enthusiasts.
The descriptions are taken directly from Simmons catalogs. Similarly, the sign in Fig. Two bladed Case xx pocket knife. Vintage Winchester pocket knife two blades mother of pearl handle. Made by John Primble Louisville Kentucky.
Notice where the chips are; they're right where the needle is attached to the scale. Since 1985, Val-Test has licensed the wedge shaped trademark to a number of present day manufacturers. This is followed by a general introduction to pocketknife patterns, blade shapes, handle materials, tang stamps, and that sort of thing. Back in the old west gamblers would wear this type of belt. Old pearl handle knife made by Nelson knife co.
We are constantly purchasing new items from collections, estate sales, auctions, flea markets, etc. Vintage pocket knife maker H. Notice that the paint is chipped underneath the paper label. Also note what at first appears to be scratches in the dial at the black arrows in Fig. All 5 are in great condition. Original dials have been removed and the forged dials substituted.
Nice single blade Rostfrei pocket knife. The Keen Kutter name and trademark were then purchased in 1962 by Val-Test Distributors, Inc. Combined shipping is always available. See more ideas about Computer hardware, Hardware and Axe. The four blade knife is in otherwise usable condition. Logic tells you that the new label was applied over an already worn surface.
Abalone handle in good condition no cracks. A look at the knives produced in New York's Hudson River Valley from approximately 1840 to 2015. Smokey Mountain pocket knife 3 blades bone handles and sheep on blade. Two bladed Fabyan Knife Co. An indispensable guide for collectors of ethnic edged weapons. This is a particular problem when old appearing trademarks are applied to genuinely old non-Keen Kutter items. Keen Kutter Pocket Knives by Alvin Sellens Softcover, 224 pp.