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Lot 0401
its 7 5/8 in. blade marked FRANCIS NEWTON REAL PREMIER KNIFE on the left side; an alloy plate on the horn grip's side reads "TO ALIC KENNEDY FROM ROBERT GOWER SEPTEMBER 1870." In addition to the primary blade, this knife is equipped with a corkscrew, combination tweezers-blade, and a pick. The whole is secured in a leather sheath having silver alloy mounts.
LOA in sheath 13.5 in.
Private Antique Arms Collection, North Carolina
Additional high-resolution photos are available at LelandLittle.com

Condition

Some stains to the blade; all elements intact; the leather is supple. Very good overall condition.

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Francis Newton Sheffield Clip Point Utility and

Estimate $500 - $1,000Sep 16, 2017
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Hillsborough, NC, USA