YOU WILL LOVE THIS KNIFE! Thanks for looking in on this impressive USA, One of a kind, Hunting/Skinning knife. This large Bowie has been in storage and is in "Excellent vintage condition" and comes with very nice hand made leather sheath. Never Been Used, Never Been Carried.
The Impressive "Paul Bunyan Size Knife" has a mirror-like steel blade. Brass fittings, and heavy wood handle. The CVA stands for "Connecticut Valley Arms" HISTORY: CVA is most noted for making black powder muzzle loading rifles.Back around 1979 to the mid 1980s they offered a series of bowie knives called "Trail Knives". Almost all their knives were stamped either Spain or Italy. What makes this knife so rare, is the short production run but mostly the fact this one is stamped "USA". The overall length is approx. The reflective steel blade is. This handsome handle feels heavy and secure when held in your hand, and offers a large area to grip. The thick wood handle has a smooth feel and rich color tones of burnt wood. The heavy-duty Brass hand-guard measures 3 long and in great condition for its age with a nice light patina.
(Please view photos for complete details). The massive mirror-like blade on this hunting bowie is in Excellent stored conditio n with a few faint surface scratches from taking it in and out of the sheath. The clip-point blade measures a hefty 3/16 thick and has a false top edge that could be sharpened if desired. I placed a quarter on top of the blade for size comparison of the blade's thickness.
It has a circle with (CVA) inside and. This beautiful "One of a Kind" hunting knife is made in the "USA" and looks like it has custom details. The hunting Bowie comes with an Exceptionally Good Condition Vintage Leather Sheath (or case).
The leather case has great intact leather lacing , belt loop, fastening strap, and two secure rivets. This rare BIG Bowie feels well-balanced and secure, and will make. A great addition for the outdoorsman in your family.
Some rare knives, old collectibles, and Pocher 1/8 scale vintage model car parts. Please be patient and keep watching as I have over 200 old knives in my collection and will be listing all of them. And we are always glad to answer questions you may have. All descriptions reflect my honest evaluations of the items condition and appearance.Please view photos carefully to determine your evaluation. The item "RARE USA 1980s HUGE CVA 12 BOWIE HUNTING KNIFE CUSTOM VINTAGE SHEATH SURVIVAL" is in sale since Thursday, October 18, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Fixed Blade Knives\Modern Fixed Blade\Custom & Handmade". The seller is "aux-power" and is located in Coos Bay, Oregon.
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