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US Navy Civil War Rope Knife

Started this discussion. Last reply by Terry Ray May 12, 2014. 14 Replies

Who can help me identify this knife and put a value on it?I believe the inscription on the ricasso is:"BH TAYLOR & BROTHER SHEFFIELD" I believe this to be from the Civil War and very rare.…Continue

Tags: Rope, Knife, Navy, US

 

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Terry Ray replied to Jason Bunch's discussion US Navy Civil War Rope Knife
"this one is simple for the master knife man... unfortunatly thats not me LOL wow its very nice and great condition... no doubt a master cutler made it "
May 12, 2014

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"That virtual museum is great!"
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Michael D. replied to Jason Bunch's discussion US Navy Civil War Rope Knife
"Here's some links to great looking Civil War pocket knives carried by sailors on the Miss. R. http://sitherwood.com/images/Cairo/Cario_Relics_1.jpg   http://www.civilwarvirtualmuseum.org/1863-1865/vicksburg/uss-cairo-pocket-knives.php"
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Michael D. replied to Jason Bunch's discussion US Navy Civil War Rope Knife
"Nice pictures of US Navy knives. They were definitely heavily used in the Civil War. Did you know sailors were not allowed to have pointed knives on board ship? If he was found out, the knife was stuck in the ship's railing and broken then…"
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Tobias Gibson replied to Jason Bunch's discussion US Navy Civil War Rope Knife
"The U.S Navy was contracting knives from Sheffield up until around 1900.  I will look at my sources, when I get home tonight."
Feb 12, 2014
Jan Carter replied to Jason Bunch's discussion US Navy Civil War Rope Knife
"Some excellent information there everyone.  S-K, as always, great resource for our Sheffield collectors.  I suggest you contact the Museum as John said.  They should be able to help determine if this is the exact era for the knife"
Jan 12, 2014
Smiling-Knife replied to Jason Bunch's discussion US Navy Civil War Rope Knife
"Henry Holbert Taylor started the company and this was the name until his death in 1879. He had two sons, George Hawksley Taylor and Henry Hawksley Taylor. George ran the company, George H Taylor and Brother, 1879-1901 at which time Henry took…"
Jan 12, 2014

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Welcome to iKC, Jason.  With your interest in guns and outdoor activities, you would enjoy the iKC Arsenal group.  We love to post pics of and talk about our guns and hunting activities.  As host of the group, I invite you to join the group.  I look forward to seeing your posts in the group.

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