×
Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
0 selections
Log In
0 selections
lots of lots
Lot 0073
10 1/4" Long x 2 5/8" Wide
Knife 6" L 1 7/8" Wide
Fork 6 3/4" Long
Spoon 7 1/2"
Nice hand made flint striker style knife. As you can see the talented craftsman curled the handle into the shape of an antique flint striker.
Certain to be a valued knife for use or display.
To use as a flint striker, some may need to be treated again. Heat it with a torch until red hot for 5 minutes, then mix in cold water. (The idea is to cool it off fast as possible) One customer said he used antifreeze instead of cold water after heating, was very pleased after treating it. I have gotten some to spark fairly well, but rather stick to the modern technology.

Please note that this lot has a confidential reserve. When you leave a bid in advance of the auction, submit your maximum. The bidder who has submitted the highest bid wins the lot, provided the bid exceeds the reserve price.

Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $5.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Location: This item ships from Florida.

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
  • Buyer's Premium

    • 15%

    Flint StrikerCustom Forged Primitive Knife Utensil Set

    Estimate $20 - $30Jan 24, 2018
    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Jessica Mizrachi
    Decorative Arts Specialist