Offered for sale is a vintage Case XX 523-5 SSP fixed-blade hunting knife, made in USA, ca. This knife was issued to commemorate the Bradford, Pennsylvania centennial of 1979.
This knife features a stainless steel raised-point blade with thumb grooves on top, a nickel silver hilt, an aluminum pommel, and stag handle scales. The blade is 3/32 thick at the hilt. The blade is tang stamped Case XX USA, 523-5 SSP. Engraved lengthwise on the blade is 1879 Bradford Centennial 1979. The knife is in excellent condition overall, showing signs of light carry.
The blade appears to be unsharpened. Included with the knife is a Case XX leather sheath. This knife is very well made, and will provide many more years of service with proper care.
Or, it would be right at home in a collection of American fixed-blade knives. The item "Case XX 523-5 SSP Vintage Hunting Knife withSheath, Bradford Centennial 1979" is in sale since Sunday, April 22, 2018.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Fixed Blade Knives\Vintage Fixed Blade Knives\Factory Manufactured".com" and is located in Daytona Beach, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.