A in the 1950's and 1960's in Boulder, Colorado, this item is a Rare Vintage Western Cutlery Combination Fixed Blade Hunting / Skinning Knife and Hatchet Set with Western Genuine Leather Embossed Acorn and Oak Leaf Pattern Sheath Set. It comes to you in excellent minus condition (most people would consider it excellent).Minus because hatchet and knife have been previously, lightly and properly sharpened and they show some really minor tarnish spots and scratches from very light use. No blade, hand guard or pommel wobble!
Both blades are at least 99% full! Both handle patterns and marks match perfectly and both pieces are really tight and really clean! Both sheaths are excellent with no stains, strong snap straps, solid pins and no worn or missing stitches. They fit both knife and hatchet perfectly! Hatchet has an overall length of about 10 3/4", blade width is about 4 1/4" and blade edge is 2 1/2.
Knife overall length is 8 3/4" and blade length is about 4 1/2". Both pieces are marked on blade tangs, WESTERN Boulder, Colo. " and the hand guard on the knife is marked, "L66 (Model Number).
Both pieces sport stacked leather handles with red, white and black spacers, solid brass hand guards and aluminum eagle head pommels. All sales are final on this item.
You would be hard pressed to find a nicer one of these old outfits. Use or display with pride!
Also, see my other listings for more vintage knives and other interesting items. This is a guaranteed U.
Made vintage Western Cutlery Set in fantastic condition. The item "1950's Vintage WESTERN BOULDER COLO USA Hunting Knife & Hatchet Combo Set & Case" is in sale since Saturday, July 16, 2016.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Fixed Blade Knives\Vintage (Pre-1970)\Factory Manufactured". The seller is "timstreasurechest" and is located in Ogden, Utah. This item can be shipped to United States.