is an unused Gerber BMF Bowie Survival Knife. A great opportunity to own an unused mint perfect BMF with Sawtooth . The blade is marked GERBER USA on one side and BMF and has a very unique EARLY serial number 004444 on the other. Blade is 440C stainless steel and has a matte bead blasted finish and made from 1/4" stock and has the sawteeth. Hypalon handle, with double hilt. The blade measures approx 9" and the ovearll length is 14 1/2". Both the hilt and pommel have lanyard holds to use as a spearhead. The beautifully made Cordura sheath holds the knife perfectly and has the original Sylva compass in the built in pouch. On the back is the expected sharpening stone and web gear (alice clips) attachment....t is a belt loop in the sheath as well. The blade is very heavy stock. The knife and ballistic nylon sheath and stone and compass are unused and mint. The box states : Gerber Legendary Blades. BMF. BASIC MULTI-FUNCTION SURVIVAL SYSTEM. The box is original and is in good condition but with some worn and lightly torn edges. An exceptional knife for Military use, Survival, Camping, Hunting, or an exceptional opportunity for any collector . Insurance is included with Priority shipping. I am not an expert, just realized that I can't own everything and just decided to get rid of some of my knives. Ask all questions before bidding. An impressive heavy duty knife!!!! Thanks for looking. Please check out my other auctions as I have a lot to list. God Bless Our Troops. The blade measurements are stated incorrectly. The blade of this awesome BMF knife is 8" and the overall length is 13 1/2". THANK YOU for your interest in this excpetional knife!!!!