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British Wilkinson Sword Survival Bowie Knife As Used By The Royal Canadian Mounted Police & Leather Scabbard. ED 2183 - ED 2183
This is a near mint original example of a Wilkinson sword survival knife. According to some sources these knives were issued to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police & versions have been seen with R.C.M.P markings. The Bowie measures 11" overall with a 6" long deep swept bright polish Bowie blade. The blade is nicely marked with the Wilkinson Sword name and crossed swords trade mark together with 'London Made In England' & heraldic arms with Royal appointment. The hilt is one piece contoured wood with tang nut pommel holed for lanyard. As is to be expected from Wilkinson Sword, the quality & finish of the Bowie are superb. The scabbard is heavy quality black leather with press stud retaining strap and integral belt loop. The retaining strap has some light surface wear consistent with use. The price includes UK delivery. ED 2183
£225.00

David North Of Killamarsh Sheffield England Hand Tooled Spear Point Bowie Knife With Leather Scabbard. Sn 14205 - 14205
David North of Killamarsh Sheffield is a manufacturer of quality knives and one of the last 'Cottage Cutlers' to come out of Sheffield. This hand tooled Bowie was made by David North. The spear point steel blade with medial ridge is 5 ½” long. The knife measures 10 ¼” overall length. The ricasso is crisply stamped 'David North Sheffield England'. The knife has a plated brass cross guard with hand tooled decoration, ornate ferrule and pommel. Its ivorine grip is undamaged. The knife has its original hand made leather scabbard with integral belt loop and retaining strap with press stud fastener. Price includes UK delivery. Sn 14205
£495.00

David North Of Killamarsh Sheffield England Hand Tooled Spear Point Bowie Knife With Leather Scabbard. Sn 14204 - 14204
David North of Killamarsh Sheffield is a manufacturer of quality knives and one of the last 'Cottage Cutlers' to come out of Sheffield. This hand tooled Bowie was made by David North. The spear point steel blade with medial ridge is 6 ¼” long. The knife measures 11” overall length. The ricasso is crisply stamped 'David North Sheffield England'. The knife has a brass cross guard with hand tooled decoration and ornate ferrule. Its grooved wood grip is undamaged. The knife has its original hand made leather scabbard with integral belt loop and retaining strap with press stud fastener. Price includes UK delivery. Sn 14204
£425.00

SOLD. SOLD. SOLD. RARE, MINT, Large David North Of Killamarsh Sheffield England Hand Tooled Folding Bowie Lock Knife With 'Coffin Handle' Polished Horn Scales And Mother Of Pearl Escutcheon. Sn 14203 - 14203
David North of Killamarsh Sheffield is a manufacturer of quality knives and one of the last 'Cottage Cutlers' to come out of Sheffield . This impressive, near mint, large, hand tooled folding Bowie was made by David North. The steel Bowie blade is 6” long with medial ridge and scalloped back edge. The ricasso is crisply stamped 'David North Sheffield England'. The knife measures 12 ¾” overall length. The blade folds out and locks firmly in place. It has a Coffin shaped hilt. The grip frame has hand tooled decoration and thumb lever to release the blade. The knife has an ornately cast cross guard and stylised Lion in repose pommel. Its polished horn scales are undamaged and secured by brass rivets. One scale is inlaid with a mother of pearl roundel. The price includes UK delivery. Sn 14203
£0.00

LARGE, QUALITY MANUFACTURER, Victorian English, Coachman / Horseman’s Multi Bladed ‘Trustworthy’ Folding Lock Knife By Mappin & Webb, Sheffield With Removable Rein Bolts. Sn 14170 - 14170
John Mappin, the youngest of the prestigious Victorian Mappin Brothers Cutlers started his own business Mappin & Company, opening the first Mappin store in 1860 at 77-78 Oxford Street, London. In 1864 John Mappin was joined in the new venture by his brother in law George Webb forming Mappin, Webb. ‘Mappin & Webb Ltd ‘ was first recorded in 1889, and at this stage the business was focused on manufacturing based in Sheffield. The relationship with the British Monarchy began in the late 19th Century and was formalised when Her Majesty Queen Victoria first granted a royal warrant to Mappin & Webb as silversmiths, in 1897, the year of Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee. Mappin & Webb has held a royal warrant as silversmiths to each of the five subsequent sovereigns and today holds a Royal Warrant as Silversmiths to Her Majesty The Queen and to HRH The Prince of Wales. This is a very large Victorian Coachman/ Horseman’s Multi Bladed Clasp Knife by Mappin & Webb. The knife’s fold out tools and blades consisting of a horseshoe lever/ hook, corkscrew, fullered spike, gimlet spike, 3¼” single edged blade, 1 ¾” double edged blade with thumb spur, 2 ½” single edged blade. 2 of the blades are marked ‘M Trustworthy Mappin & Webb Sheffield’. The double edged blade ‘M’ above ‘Trustworthy’ within banner. The body of the knife has 2 original removable rein screw bolts with nuts. The knife has undamaged chequered wood scales. One scale is fitted with a German silver escutcheon. The hook hinge mount and lanyard ring are also German silver. The scales are slotted for accessories. One slot contains its original steel tweezers. The other slot is empty. The blades & accessories are undamaged with just the staining to be expected with age. All blades fold neatly into its steel frame. The price for this impressive Victorian Coachman’s knife by a quality manufacturer includes UK delivery. Sn 14170
£395.00

Pre 1912 English Thornhill’s (London) New Shooting Knife With Folding Blades & Tools & 12 / 16 Bore Shotgun Cartridge Extractors & German Silver Scales. Sn 14184 - 14184
The name Thornhill has a history in knife making dating back to 1734. Thornhill was a maker of quality knives. Thornhill traded under various names. In 1832 a John James Thornhill is recorded at 144 New Bond Street & William and Frederick Thornhill are recoded as operating from 23 Fish Street, London. In 1850 a Walter Thornhill is recorded at the same address. In 1885 The company is recorded as Thornhill Walter & Co 144 & 145 New Bond Street & 6 Little Bruton Street London 'Cutler to The Queen & The Prince & Princess Of Wales. The Company went out of business C1912 (see pages 161 & 167 of the London Knife book By Flook). This is an excellent original Thornhill’s New Shooting Knife. It has a 2” single edged blade spike shaped blade, claw / hook blade with serrated edge, corkscrew and hook tools. The claw, blade and hook are marked ‘Thornhill’. The claw is also marked ’Graduation Extraction’. The German silver scales have pincer shaped ends for extracting shotgun cartridges. One side is marked ‘16’ (Bore) the reverse ‘12’ (Bore). One scale is crisply marked ‘Thornhill’s New Shooting Knife’. Both scales have a small bell shaped trade or inspection mark. The price includes UK delivery. Sn 14184
£245.00

Mint David North Of Killamarsh Sheffield England Hand Tooled Bowie Knife With Polished Wood Grips and Brown Leather Sheath. ED 2180 - ED 2180
David North of Killamarsh, Sheffield is a manufacturer of quality knives and one of the last 'Cottage Cutlers' to come out of Sheffield. This beautiful, large hand tooled Bowie was made by David North. The mint condition blade is 10" long with a decorative scalloped back edge. The knife measures 15 1/4” overall length. The ricasso is crisply stamped 'David North Sheffield England'. The knife has an ornate scalloped cross guard. Its grips are polished hard wood secured with four pins, the tang has a hand worked ornate edge on both sides, visbile between the grips. The knife has its original hand made brown leather scabbard with integral belt loop. The price includes UK delivery. ED 2180
£545.00

Near Mint David North Of Killamarsh Sheffield England Hand Tooled Bowie Knife With Ornate Mother of Pearl Grips and Brown Leather Sheath. Sn 13020 - 13020
David North of Killamarsh, Sheffield is a manufacturer of quality knives and one of the last 'Cottage Cutlers' to come out of Sheffield. This beautiful, large hand tooled Bowie was made by David North. The mint condition blade is 10" long with a false back edge, it is 1 1/2" wide at its widest point. The knife measures 14 3/4” overall length. The ricasso is crisply stamped 'David North Sheffield England'. The knife has an nickel cross guard. Its grips are Mother of Pearl with polished nickel ornate 'Lion' image pommel. The knife has its original hand made brown leather scabbard with integral belt loop. The price includes UK delivery. Sn 13020
£545.00

***SOLD*** (Layaway 18/05/17) Near Mint David North Of Killamarsh Sheffield England Hand Tooled Bowie Knife With Ornate Mother of Pearl Grips and Brown Leather Sheath. Sn 13019 - 13019
David North of Killamarsh, Sheffield is a manufacturer of quality knives and one of the last 'Cottage Cutlers' to come out of Sheffield. This beautiful, large hand tooled Bowie was made by David North. The mint condition blade is 11" long with a false back edge. The knife measures 16” overall length. The ricasso is crisply stamped 'David North Sheffield England'. The knife has an ornate scalloped cross guard. Its grips are Mother of Pearl with polished nickel pommel and blank un-engraved lozenges inlaid into them either side. The knife has its original hand made brown leather scabbard with integral belt loop. The price includes UK delivery. Sn 13019
£0.00

Mint Condition Massive David North Of Killamarsh Sheffield England Hand Tooled Bowie Knife With Ornate Horses Head Pommell, Mother of Pearl Grip And Leather Sheath. Sn 13016 - 13016
David North of Killamarsh, Sheffield is a manufacturer of quality knives and one of the last 'Cottage Cutlers' to come out of Sheffield. This high quality, massive hand tooled Bowie was made by David North. The mint condition blade is a huge 12" long with decorative scalloped back edge. The knife measures 18 1/2” overall length. The ricasso is crisply stamped 'David North Sheffield England'. The knife has a very ornate horses head pommel with worked cross guard with hand tooled decoration and ornate ferrules. Its grip is Mother of Pearl. The knife has its original hand made brown leather scabbard with stitched belt loop. The price includes UK delivery. Sn 13016
£675.00
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