Stag Sportsman Knife

W.T. Staniforth

Stag Sportsman Knife

  • SKU: 11818

W.T. STANIFORTH, SHEFFIELD, OPEN WINGS (ASCEND) LARGE NARLY STAG MULTI-BLADE (7) SPORTSMAN'S KNIFE, c. 1852-1880'S, 5½* KNIFE, master flat ground spear blade, large pen blade, saw, wide horse hoof pick, large corkscrew, awl, triangular leather punch, with two slide-out tools, a pricker and long tweezers. All of the blades are bright, tight, strong snaps. A few light sharpening scratches on both the master and the smaller pen blade, but all original polish, no evidence of polishing or refinishing. Super nice dark popcorn narly stag scales, over brass & steel liners. Nickel silver bar shield. Large nickel silver ball at the pommel. Also, fixed screwdriver at the front. Nickel silver "horseshoe" bolsters at the front. This is a laudable large fairly early sensational knife.

Blade Lengths: 4.5", 3.125"
Overall Length: 10.125"

Photography by Mitchell D. Cohen


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Please contact us within three days of receipt for a refund of the cost of the knife: Shipping and insurance charges are not refundable. Returns are subject to a 10% restocking fee and credit card or PayPal processing fee. All items must be returned in the same exact condition as it was received and must be shipped fully insured via FedEx. Most custom knives are guaranteed by the makers we represent and most factory knives carry the manufacturer's warranty. We do not guarantee the durability of natural handle materials (such as bone, wood, pearl, etc...) or the reaction of any material to water and air (rust, oxidation, etc.)  If an item needs to be returned due to our error, we may offer a full refund at our discretion. Any condition visible in our product pictures is considered to be disclosed and does not constitute an error or omission on our part.