K BAR Swing guard Mother of Pearl Vintage
A rare find
Genuine mother of pearl in perfect condition with no cracks or chips. It has a nickel silver front bolster, nickel silver pins and brass liners Front bolster and a bare end on the other end and with no shield.Beautiful mother of pearl. Single blade in excellent condition. It has never been used or sharpened and it is nice and tight and has no movement or wobble. Just a "very light" opening/closing rub. The front and rear tangs are both stamped . This is a top of the line Ka-bar swing guard in very near mint condition.Rear tang is stamped 040, Front tang stamped KA-BAR OLEAN, N.Y. We think it is from the 1990`s, but unsure of date.
Overall :7 5/8"