This bowie by Fred Carter features a mirror polished clip point blade with a false top edge, .242" blade stock and 1.472" blade depth, hidden/mortise tang construction. The handle has a brass guard and butt, yellow paper micarta grip with a black paper micarta frame. Excellent condition.
Hidden Tang, Mortise Tang
ABOUT THE MAKER
Dr Fred Carter, who has a PhD in Botany, was inspired to make knives after seeing a handmade D’Alton Holder in a local knife shop. A Knifemakers Guild member since 1976 including two terms as president