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Seven Knives

Auction:
3097M
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Sale #3097M - 3097M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 27, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Seven Knives, c. 19th and 20th century, a knife with a German silver grip, a steel blade engraved with foliate designs, a German silver scabbard engraved with foliate designs and panoply of arms; a knife with a stag grip, steel blade, and a leather scabbard with German silver fittings; a hunting knife with stag grip and folding blades in the grip, with a steel blade marked "AUSTRIA," and a leather scabbard; an iron pocketknife with no markings; an Indian or Middle Eastern curved blade knife with a bone grip and silver fittings; a hunting knife with stag grip, folding blades, and a leather scabbard; and a folding knife with a stag grip, long blade, and a leather scabbard with German silver fittings.

Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio.
Estimate $300-500

All are in good condition although some have wear from use.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Nicholas A. Penachio, Blade weapons, Camping equipment, Equipment, Hunting knife, Knife, Knives, Mike Snody, Military technology, Pocketknife, Scabbard, Security, Sgian-dubh, Austria