Very Good Large Confederate Fighting Dagger Bowie Knife, American Civil War era. Please Check back regularly for new listings of quality weapons. A well built example with a lovely natural wood grip and strong brass mounts, wearing a powerful large double edged blade of oval cross-section, showing its native rough surface being hand forged by a neighborhood blacksmith to give it to one of the youngsters joining the Confederate Army, his son perhaps, as the knife is built with much love and a very skillful touch.
Solid and intact overall with natural splits in the wood handle and nice rich patina throughout. Overall : 20 1/2", Blade : 14 3/4".
Listing and template services provided by inkFrog. The item "Very Good Large Confederate Fighting Dagger Bowie Knife, American Civil War era" is in sale since Sunday, November 1, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Edged Weapons". The seller is "antiqueblades" and is located in Saint Petersburg, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.