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Quintessential Cutlery-Antique

Ottmer Mike

Knife made in early 50's by Mike Ottmer (NJ) for Robert Abels - famous antique bowie collector, author of three books on the subject. In addition to his famous antique bowie collection, Ables supported a few modern era makers, Randall, Henry, Green and Ottmar among them. This knife appears in "blue book" ( Abels first booklet) on page 8, number 29

"Stag hilted knife with 7 inch blade, and leather scabbard. Made for me by Mike Ottmer of Island Heights, NJ marked R. Abels N.Y. 1954" Robert Abels

Stag scales are attached to full tang by brass pins and reinforced guard is solid brass. The original leather sheath with fluted brass throat and embossed Initials "R.A.".

Price: $3,000.00  -

"blue book" and history of previous ownerships are included with the knife.  

Quintessential Cutlery 2K$ or More Folders

Shadley Eugene Swing Guard folder

eugene shadley

ATS-34 blade, spring and lock bar. Closed knife: 5-3/8"

Stag scales, 410 stainless shield.

Price: $3,500.00

Quintessential Cutlery 2K$ or More Folders

Shadley Eugene flipper

eugene shadley

ATS-34 satin finish blade. Closed knife 5-3/4"

416 stainless frame . Stag inlays.

Price: $3000.00

Quintessential Cutlery 2K$ or More Folders

Shadley Eugene auto

eugene shadley

ATS-34 satin finish blade. Closed knife: 5-3/8"

416 stainless frame. Stainless release button screws and safety. Stag scales.

Price: $3,000.00

Quintessential Cutlery 2K$ or More Folders

Shadley Eugene Dublin Whittler

eugene shadley

ATS-34 satin finish blade and springs. Closed knife is 5-3/4" long.

416 stainless frame. 410 stainless shield. Stag scales.

Price: 3,500.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Swords & Fighters

Herron George Fighter

George HERRON

ATS-34 Blade is 6-1/2" long.Top edge sharpened. Full length: 11-1/2" Full tapered tang.

 Stainless double guars and rivets.  Stag scales over black liners. Original leather sheath.

Price: $1,800.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Hunters & Utility

White Bob sheath knife

Bob white

440c blade is 2-3/8" long. Full length: 5-5/8"

Full tang. Nickel silver bolsters. Abalone shell scales.

Price: $250.00

Quintessential Cutlery -BOWIE KNIVES

McItyre Shawn bowie

Shawn mcintyre MS

1085 steel blade is 9-1/4" long. Full length: 14-1/4"

Hidden tang. Damascus guard and ferrule. Burled stabilized Australian hardwood handle.

Hand tooled leather sheath with the frog.

Price:$1,500.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Hunters & Utility

McDonald W.J. Claw

W.j. mcdonald

440C blade is 2" long. Full length : 3-7/8"

Bighorn sheep scales, stainless rivets. Leather sheath.

Price: $225.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ or less Folder

Johnson R.B. Damasteel lockback

R.B. johnson

Damasteel blade is 3-1/8" long. Closed knife: 4-1/8"

Damasteel bolsters and back spring. Stainless liners and screws.

Mammoth tusk scales.

Price: $ 750.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Hunters & Utility

Jenkins Mitch chute knife

mitch jenkins

154CM blade is 3-3/16" long. Full length: 6-3/4"

Single stainless hilt. Full tapered tang. Stainless rivets and thonghole.

Buffalo horn scales over red liner handle. Leather sheath.

Price: $550.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ to 2K$ Folder

Booth Philip Italian style LL

Philip booth

Stainless satin finish blade is 5" long. Closed knife :6-1/8"

Stainless satin finish bolters and liners .Buffalo horn scales . Safety

Price: $ 1,300.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Hunters & Utility

Jenkins Mitch semi-skinner

Mitch jenkins

154CM mirror polish blade is 5-3/4" long. Full lenght:10-1/4"

Full tapered tang. Stainless hilt and rivets. Dear antler scales with red liners.

Leather sheath.

Price: $595.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Hunters & Utility

Weiland Reese claw

reese weiland

Length beak to butt: 3-1/2"

Stainless blade, fossil walrus scales. Leather belt sheath.

Price: $175.00

Quintessential Cutlery -BOWIE KNIVES

Goltz Warren Bowie Ironwood

warren goltz

ATS-34 stainless mirror polished blade is 9" long. Full length: 14-1/4"

Stainless quillion and pommel. Desert Ironwood handle. Leather sheath.

Price: $795.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ to 2K$ Folder

Wallotton Shawn damascus auto

Shawn wallotton

Damascus blade is 3-7/8" long. Closed knife:4-3/4"

Anodized Titanium bolsters, liners and back spine. Damascus release and safety button . White scales.

Price: $ 1,275.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ or less Folder

Zieba Michael "Cookie" S3 Flipper

michael zieba

Nitro-V stainless stonewash blade is 3-1/2" long. Closed knife:4-47"

Frame: Titanium, bronze and carbon fiber. Copper skull spacer and king skull bead. Caged bearings pivot.

Price: $545,00

Quintessential Cutlery - Hunters & Utility

Norfleet Ross hunter

ross norfleet

ATS-34 mirror polished blade is 3-1/4" long. Full length: 7-1/4"

Full tapered tang. Stainless bolster with finger guard. Stainless rivets. Stag handle with black liners. Leather sheath.

Price: $ 225.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Hunters & Utility

Dahl Chris hunter

Chris Dahl

440C, mirror polished  blade is 3-3/4" long. Full length: 8-1/4"

Full tapered tang. Stainless dove tailed bolsters. Profiled rosewood scales.

Price: $ 475.00

Quintessential Cutlery -BOWIE KNIVES

Hedrick Don guardless hunter's bowie

don Hedricks

Carbon tool steel blade witch Spanish notch is 9-3/4" long. Full length: 15"

Full tang with rope file work all around. Nickel silver file worked spacers. African Blackwood scales fastened by slightly domed silver pins.

Price: $625.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Swords & Fighters

Bubnievsky Sergey

sergey bubnievsky

Price: $2,500.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ or less Folder

Jangtanogn Suchat claw

suchat jangtanong

ATS-34 mirror polish blade is 2-1/4"long. Closed knife: 3-3/8'

Stainless file worked liners and back strap. Mother of pearl scales. 14K gold plate screws and thumb stud with semi-precious blue stone.

Price:$ 475.00

 Quintessential Cutlery - Hunters & Utility

Fister Jim Scagel style

jim fister

Forged carbon blade is 4" long. Full length: 8-3/4"

Nickel silver hilt and spacers. Leather stack and stag handle with agate at the butt.

Leather sheath.

Price: $ 600.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Hunters & Utility

Skoog Jan Eric -pukko

Jan Eric skoog

Carbon steel blade is 3" long. Full length: 7"

Wood and resin combination handle. Fitted black leather sheath.

Price: $325.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ or less Folder

Peltzer Nico ll folder

nico peltzer

Damasteel blade is 2-3/8" long. Closed knife: 3"

Mosaic damascus bolsters, damasteel back strap. titanium file worked liners.

Fossil ivory scales. Ruby in the thumb stud.

Price: $745.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ to 2K$ Folder

Wallotton Shawn auto

Shawn wallotton

ATS-34 mirror polish blade is 4-1/2" long. Closed knife 5-1/2"

Anodized titanium bolsters and liners, stainless back strap and screws, Safety

mother of pearl scales.

Price: $ 1,495.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Early Makers

Cooper Nelson. Fighter

john nelson cooper

440C stainless blade is 6"long.Full length:10 -1/2"

Top serrated blade brass butt cup and spacers.  Canvas micarta handle.

Original Cooper leather sheath.

Price: $1,500.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Hunters & Utility

Lloyd Hale hunter

Ll0yd hale

440C mirror polish blade is 5" long. Full Lenght:10"

Nickel silver guard and butt cup black and red spacers. Crown stag handle.

Price: $670.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Early Makers

Henry D.E. Sheffield style bowie

D.E. henry

D-2 steel satin finish blade is 10" long. Full length: 15"

Full tang, nickel-silver guard, escutcheon and pins. Buffalo horn scales.

Nickel-silver  tip and throat leather sheath.

sold

Good source of information about D.E. Henry in article "The importance of being HENRY by J.R. Edmondson  (Knives'84)

Quintessential Cutlery -BOWIE KNIVES

Towell Dwight Coffin handle bowie

Dwight towell

Clip point ,satin finish ,440C blade is 8-3/4" long. Full length: 13-1/2". Full tang

Nickel silver guard escutcheon and pins. Rosewood handle. Silver tip and throat leather sheath. Dated 6-79 on the ricasso.

Price:$pending

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ or less Folder

Wallottons SOF

Wallottons

SOF 1993 double auction folder / 32 of 50

ATS-34 bead blasted blade is 4-1/2" long. Closed knife: 5-3/8"

Titanium liners, black micarta scales. stainless screws, pivot and button.

Price: $700.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ or less Folder

Gottage Judy

Judy gottage

ATS-34 blade is 3--3/4" long. Closed knife 5-1/2"

Black aluminum frame.

Price: $475.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Swords & Fighters

Rados Jerry boot knife

jerry rados

154-CM mirror polished blade is 4" long. Full length: 8-1/2"

Full tapered tang, nickel silver bolsters and pins. Stag scales.

Price: $495.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ or less Folder

Ralph Darrel Krait

ralph darrel

titanium frame lL -auto

DLC coated 154-CM blade is 4" long: Closed 4-9/16"

Anodized Titanium frame, clip and back spacer. Carbon fiber inlay. Titanium release button and pivot. Leaf spring. Liner lock.

Price:$575.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ or less Folder

Laroche Jean Marc snake

Jean-marc laroche

Fine carbon hot blued steel blade is 3-1/2" long. Closed knife: 4-3/4"

Classic French Douk-douk  knife with Jean-Mark's artistic treatment on the Handle.

Frame is traditionally constructed  by folding piece of sheet metal onto which blade is fixed and swiveling on the axes held by spring. It also has traditionally remarkable cutting edge of fine carbon steel forged in special ovens burning hardwood charcoal, fallowed by special tempering proces.

Price: $575.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ or less Folder

Laroche Jean-Marc eagle

Jean-marc laroche

Stainless blade of Spiderco blade is 2-1/2" long. Folded knife: 3-3/4"

Knife is made by using Spiderco folding knife frame and making handle of carved in composite material, stylized raven head. Onyx is used as an eyes.

Price: $550.00

 Quintessential Cutlery - Hunters & Utility

Fuegen Larry  damascus hunter

larry fuegen

Damascus blade is 3-1/2" long. Full length: 7-1/2"

Nickel silver bolster and butt cup stag and oosic handle. Hand tooled leather sheath,

Price: $1,195.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ or less Folder

Lerch Matthew auto

Matthew lerch

Stainless steel bead blasted blade is 2-3/4" long. Closed knife: 3-1/2"

Stainless screws and back spring. Titanium frame.

Price: $ 550.00

 Quintessential Cutlery 2K$ or More Folders 

Williams Jason auto

jason williams

Stainless steel blade is 3-3/4" long. Closed knife:4-1/2"

Stainless liners, back spring and engraved by Chris Mayer bolsters. Mother of pearl scales, stainless screws.

Price: $ 2,195.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Daggers & Art

Rigney Willie ring dagger

wiellie rigney

440C blade is 8-1/2" long (with ricasso). Full length: 15-1/4"

Stainless engraved fittings. Fluted handle.

Price: 4,950.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Daggers & Art

Shostle Ben short sword

ben shostle

440C blade is 16-1/8" long Full length"22"

 Stainless guard, ferrule and butt cup. Walrus tusk carved handle.  Engraved by maker.

Price: $ 3,500.00

Quintessential Cutlery -BOWIE KNIVES

Tai Goo bowie

tai goo

Damascus blade is 7-1/2" long. Full length: 12-1/2"

1/4" Stack and metal handle make this bowie feel hefty and well balanced at the same time. Fittings and handle look like silver and probably is. Because it is Tai Goo, he could manipulate it in some way to look and work better. It is spiraled with copper wire in the grooves.

Price: $2,500.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Daggers & Art

 Sid Birt Rapier

sid  birt

Welded Damascus double edge blade is 17"  long. Full length: 25"

Damascus guard forged and carved. Fluted handle.

There is a lot of information out there about Sid Birt - the name, you should definitely know , if you are custom knives collector.

Price: $4,800.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ to 2K$ Folder

William Henry WREX

William  henry

Mike Norris Damascus blade is 3" long. Closed knife: 4"

Delbert Ealy Damascus frame.  Mammoth task inlay. Citrines in button lock and thumb stud. (unused in the box)

Price:$ 1,550.00

Quintessential Cutlery - 1k$ to 2K$ Folder

William Henry Interframe

William Henry

Mike Norris Damascus blade is 2.63"  long. Closed Knife: 3.58"

24K gold Koftgari inlay in tool steel frame. Cocobolo wood inlay.

White topaz in button and thumb stud. (Leather carrying case and Box -never used)

Price: $1,095.00

 Quintessential Cutlery 2K$ or More Folders 

Fuegen Larry folder with scrimshaw

Larry fuegen

Damascus blade is 3" long. Closed knife:4"

 Hot blued carved bolsters and back spring with lock. Stainless file worked liners. Safire in the thumb stud.

Handle slabs developed cracks in three places ( visible on picture) where they are pinned to the frame. To cover it for esthetic reasons I have commissioned Lori Ristinen to add a scrimshaw . Chosen motif was her choice and I think It das a knife justice.

Price: $2,200.00

Quintessential Cutlery - Early Makers

Pugh Jim  eagle

Jim pugh

440C blade has 7" long double ground cutting edge. Full length: 15"

Bronze eagle head and claw are cast and "hair carved" by Jim's wife. Bronze and black spacers on the handle with finger grooves.

Made in 1980 this knife is one of the best examples of "Wildlife" series. Jim Pugh name has a great significance in American custom knives history. Being one of funding members of Knifemakers Guild and an artist he helped in ushering American custom knife makers in the artistic direction we all enjoying today.

Price: $2,995.00

 Quintessential Cutlery - Hunters & Utility

Fuegen Larry Scagel hunter

larry fuegen

Forged 5160 carbon steel blade is 4-1/4" long> Full length: 9"

Nickel silver guard. Deer horn handle with nickel silver and leather spacers. Hand tooled leather sheath.

Price: 1,195.00