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Home Products T.L. Bish El Tigre

Price$395.00
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T.L. Bish El Tigre

by Nowill & Sons

SKU 1058313

Date Added 01/27/2023

# Available 1

Original price $750.00

Price $395.00

Overview

This Bowie Knife by J Nowill & Sons features a mirror polished blade with false top edge, .325" blade stock and 1.596" blade depth, hidden tang construction. The hand has a nickel silver guard and crown stag grip. Comes with a brown leather sheath. Has some stains on the blade, has som scratches and a couple small dings on the guard, otherwise good condition for its age.

Product Details

Blade Length 5.75

Overall Length 12.25

Weight (oz) 13.6

Source Previously owned

Additional Specs

Knife Type Has Sheath, Hidden Tang

Blade Material Carbon Steel

Blade Details Clip Point

Handle Material Metallic, Horn & Antler

About the Maker

Nowill & Sons

This family company was first based in Meadow Street, but later moved to Scotland Street around 1840. It was in 1842 that the first of John Nowill’s sons, William, joined the business after finishing his apprenticeship. His maker’s marks of ‘D*’ and ‘KROSSKEYS’ remain the marks of the company to this day. At the Great Exhibition in 1851 the company won a Prize Medal for their selection knives for ‘the Levant trade’. The Levant is an historical term for the near East, covering modern day countries such as Syria, Israel, Cyprus, Turkey, Palestine, Jordan and Lebanon. The company retained strong trade links with this area, having agents in Turkey, Egypt and Greece. In 1851 there were fifty men and boys working for John Nowill & Son, however, steady expansion meant that by 1881 they employed one hundred men, ten boys and fifteen women. In 1881 they also registered their first silver mark, which showed they were moving into making valuable silver and electro plate items. They registered a second silver mark in 1901. Despite surviving the difficult interwar years, the company was sold to F.E. & J.R. Hopkinson in 1947, and later acquired by J. Adams Ltd.

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