Originally Posted by LOUIEBLADES
There is a sucker born every well you know
Although I feel that the knife was misrepresented, calling it a "Civil War Bowie" the knife itself, could date from that period. I think WWI or II is more accurate. Either way, if the conversion is authentic, the price was very reasonable. In that case, the buyer is a very happy camper. Unfortunately, with ebay's new rule, we will never know who won the auction. Quite often, that tidbit of info, told us if something was "right" or not. If the big dogs were bidding, you knew something was kosher. M.P.