12" Antique 1850s Gamblers Knife Dagger , Samuel Bell , Knoxville Tn. For Sale
Here is a wonderful 1850s 12" dagger markedGAMBLERS COMPANION, SAMUEL BELL , KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE. The 7 3/4 " blade has a few small dings in the edges also light surface rust. Overall very good condition.Bell was twice mayor of Knoxville. Bell was the son of British parents, Bell (1798-1882) was born and raised in Pennsylvania, near Pittsburgh. He worked in War of 1812-era weapons factories before moving to Knoxville at age 21 and setting up shop here as a silversmith. Samuel Bell was a silversmith who made mostly fancy knives in Knoxville, TN (1819-1852) then in San Antonio, TX (1852-1882), This dagger is the work of a master maker. SHIPS USA ONLY Isell my listings WITHOUT A RESERVE , and NO returns. Study the
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12" Antique 1850s Gamblers Knife Dagger , Samuel Bell , Knoxville Tn. : $510