Patriotic Bowie Knife - Inventory Number: EDG 063
Silver mounted Bowie knife with lightly etched panel on blade reading: "Virtue - Liberty - Independence". Measure 12 5/8 overall with a 7 1/4" blade. Accompanied by an excellent condition silver mounted sheath with gold embossed trim. Handle is constructed of cast horn with hand filed accents. The blade is clearly maker marked: "john Lingard's Celebrated Bowie Knife - Peacroft Sheffield". outstanding example of the classic soldiers' Bowie.
Inventory Number: EDG 063