"That's a super rare New England knife. That tortoiseshell one used to be mine, I think -- it's a 5 blade, right? Pretty beat up?
I had an Uncle Bob Riggs knife once too -- but it wasn't in very good shape either. Still a cool knife."
"There have been 3 RIGGS' that I know of in the knife business besides myself.
1st was Ebenezer Dewitt Riggs, New Haven Connecticut. c1864-1874.
The above knife is his as well as the little 5 bladed tortoise shell that I…"