Excellent 13 1/2” Coffin Bowie Knife by Rick “Bear Bone” Smith #343 Ro
- Maker: Rick Smith
- Model: Coffin Bowie
- Description: This is a custom made model Coffin Bowie knife handmade by contemporary knife maker Rick Bear Bone Smith in Rogue River, Oregon. It measures 13 1/2 overall with a 8 1/2 full tang carbon steel blade equipped with a 5 1/8 unsharpened false edge. The blade remains unsharpened and retains all its bright mirror polish. The obverse side of the blade has familiar R. BEAR BONE SMITH / ROGUE RIVER OREGON maker mark above 343 serial number. Rich gives each knife a custom number and documents each one. The brass double guard has a pleasing tarnished ocher patina and the coffin shaped ivory Micarta scales remain in excellent condition having a lovely cream color and are each fastened by six bright nickel silver pins. There is no sheath present.