Massive French Bowie Knife by C.H. Gufare

12" curved clip point blade,  Marked along the false edge with two marks  C.H.Gurrfrre Alangre, 4 rue LafayetteTeap Paris,  German Silver Scabbard, Black horn grips. CA 1840s. 


The blade is excellent with minute staining.  Blade still shows the watermarks. Handle and scabbard is excellent.  An excellent example of 19th Century French blade making.

Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000
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