WILL & FINCK / S . F . CAL

Hunting knife, stag handles.

J . B . C. / D . O. C . neatly carved in reverse handle.

X X crudely carved in obverse handle.

Overall length of knife 11 inches. Blade length 6 inches (originally 7 inches). Blade has been sharpened down.

The knife dates circa 1880s-1890s.

Accompanied by a custom sheath evidently made to fit, circa 1940s-1950s,
      (note pouch on flat back construction, brown plastic covered snap button).




From Will & Finck 1896 Mail Order Catalog (Calif. Hist. Soc.):


















































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