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Forged Rail-Spike Knife

SOLD: $180 (less 10% 2013 Holiday discount special)

An elegant take on the railroad spike knife. Hand-forged with a long grip and broad blade. The spike head is left intact, markings still visible. The grip is bone, with cast pewter bolsters and steel pins. The blade is patinaed a dark brown/blue. A bit different from your basic heat and twist treatment.

The heavy vegetable-tanned pouch sheath is wet-formed around the blade for a close fit, covered in a stamped alligator veneer, and saddle stitched with heavy waxed cotton thread.

The knife is 10” overall with a 4.5” blade. 

    Architecture and award-winning museum-quality custom handmade knives, edged weapons, powder horns / powderhorns, tomahawks, war clubs (warclubs), jewelry, metal sculpture, cribbage boards, flint and obsidian knives, Japanese swords, menorahs, and more from Tucson, Arizona artist and architect Larry Gotkin.

    About Larry Gotkin
    Artist & Registered AZ Architect
    Tucson, Arizona
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    Unique Custom Handmade Items: acid etching, architecture, blades, candle holders, cheese slicers, clasps, cribbage boards, chess setscustom knives, daggers, desk knives, dirks, edged weapons (knives), edged weapons (tomahawks), flint knives, guns, hadseax, handmade knives, Japanese swords, jewelry, katanas, kitchen knives, knife bags, knives, menukis, metal sculpture, obsidian knives, powder horns, powderhorns, puukkos, sax, scramaseax, scramsax, scrimshaw, seax, seaxe, sgian dubhs, skeans, skinners, spears, sword bags, swords, tallit clips, tantos, tomahawks, wakizashis, war clubs, weapons (knives), weapons (tomahawks), weapons (war clubs), yoga pose meditation candles, yoga pose metal sculptures

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