This bowie by James L Rodebaugh features a hand rub satin finished clip point blade with false top edge and visible temper line, .158" blade stock and 1.327" blade depth, has engraving on the blade spine and is also marked "JS" for Journeyman Smith, hidden tang construction. The handle has a fileworked nickel silver S-guard, burlwood scales, nickel silver spacer and tang cover. Has a small crack in one of the scales near a rear pin and a couple of very light scratches on the blade, otherwise excellent condition. 8" blade 13" overall.
ABOUT THE MAKER
Rodebaugh, James L.
James Rodebaugh earned his Master Smith stamp in the American Bladesmith Society in 1994.