19th Century Side Knife

13" blade stamped Cast Steel John Passmore. Overall length is 18".  Blade is pitted and darkly patinaed. Wood handle, iron ferrule and wood pommel secured by 6 copper wire bands. 

 John Passmore was a blacksmith from Salina, New York (Onindaga County) according to the 1850 census.  


Knife is tight and solid and is in very good overall condition. 

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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