I hate to throw history away, it all has a Story, Character, Charm and could be worth restoring. And where else, can you get more than a one liner for a description. I want to tell you every thing I see, so it feels like your looking it over. Possibly more photos than you care to look at.
Some, even being a puzzle, you might have to figure it out. Estate Fresh, here we are offering TWO WONDERFUL, 19. Century, Antique, Bone Handled Folding Pocket Knives. T least Civil War Era. The Two Bladed Knife, is marked at base of both blades American Knife Co.
The Smaller Single Blade Knife is not marked. The Two Blade Knife measures approx. 2-7/8" closed with 1-3/8" and 1¼ blades/cutting edge.These are pre-owned, a few times over in 150+yrs of use, display and they both are in VERY, VERY GOOD condition for their age. The steel and the bone handles have a nicely aged patina with some darker spotting on steel, light signs of sharpening on cutting edges. Small Knife has a hole or indentation at one of the pins. There are NO chips, NO cracks and there has been NO restoration. Look over all the pictures to see and understand the condition better. I try my best to get info correct, but sometimes I need help and welcome information from other eBayer. If you have info to share, Please do and I'll pass it along here. Please view all pictures, to see more about condition.
Color may vary a bit in my pictures, due to lighting, reflection and shadows. Colors, if any, looks much better in person.Any information, Questions or Request are always Welcomed. Please wait for invoice before paying. The item "2 Civil War Era Bone Handle Knives 1 marked American Knife Co Plymouth" is in sale since Thursday, April 6, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Folding Knives\Vintage Folding Knives\Custom & Handmade".
The seller is "theantiquepoole" and is located in Dansville, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.