Cold Steel

1849 Rifleman's Knife 1085 Steel

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The design for this beautiful blade is over 150 years old! The 1849 Rifleman’s Knife is an authentic replica of the first official fixed blade carried by soldiers in the US army. When the enemy was too close to shoot, rifleman relied on this brawny 12-inch spear point blade to defend themselves. This high quality reproduction is constructed from 1065 high carbon steel, with a rosewood handle and brass guard. A period authentic leather scabbard is also included, complete with brass furniture and a belt frog. Whether it’s for display or carry, this knife is an essential piece of equipment for historians, collectors, re-enactors, or modern rifelman.
Handle Material:Rosewood
Sheath Material:Leather
Blade Finish:Satin
Blade Style:Spear Point
Knife Edge:Plain Edge
Handle Length:5.5"
Mechanism:Fixed Blade
Steel:1085 Carbon
Blade Length:12 inch
Blade Thickness:0.24"
Hand Use:Ambidextrous

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