"Yeah, I like Jan's hobby maker thought, or even a good possibility that it was someone who was going pro with knife making but was likely not at the point of being a full time maker when these knives were made. These knives exhibit a good…"
"Hi Jan, these came from a man that lived in Bogalusa, Louisiana between 1970 and last 1980's
It is part of his collection that I am slowly researching and selling off for his estate. There are so many fine knives and Im…"
"Hi Jan, I am coming up blank of contacting Max Burnett. I have tried every email that he had and phone #.
I spoke to Jim Cooper "sharpbycoop" who had taken photos for some Oggs in the past and was hoping through…"
Bob did a lot of his own engraving but he had a few quirks that may help us determine if this is one of his.
1) he engraved the date it was made
2) he engraved the # of the knife (ie: 112/200) AND he recorded each knife and who it was sold…"
"Glad to help, Steve.
I believe .. you'll find an extremely friendly & helpful on-line community here.
If / when you encounter an issue .. just post a query .. someone will always step up to the plate & offer some help.
"Just an Update, Thanks Jan for the lead. It paid off! David did scrimshaw the knife
I have another one for the group. Initials appear to be a "RX" on 2 OGG folders Again circa 1980
And a big thank you to D ale for the image…"
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