10" spear point blade, 15.25" overall length, right side of the blade etched in a banner "Arkansan Toothpick". Top of the hilt inscribed "Manufactured for F. L. Goergen New Orleans". German silver guard and pommel with a diamond shaped designed ebony handle. Comes with leather scabbard with metal tip.
Pictured in Adams, Bill. The Antique Bowie Knife Book. Museum Publishing (1990).
Ex Logan Sewell
All markings are sharp and crisp. The German silver pommel and guard have an untouched patina. The ebony handle is very good with minimal wear. The blade is very good with light staining blending to a even patina. blade was sharpened during its period of use. Scabbard is very good with the metal tip having light pitting blending to a patina.