Case XX Knife 6143

You are bidding on one Case XX Knife pattern 6143
Blade is in great condition- never sharpened
Handle is free from chips or cracks, t is a scratch on the back that I believe is from manufacturing- see picture
Bolsters are slightly scratched
Tang is stamped with Case XX USA and t are 10 dots
This knife belonged to my father and came from his hardware store collection.
My dad worked in his family hardware store for over 40 years. He was a good man a hero in all senses of the word. He worked hard to make his community and his country a better place. He employed people who needed a second chance- or just a chance period. He made sure that those in need received help even if it meant that he had to give of his time and money. His life ended when he was fatally shot in that hardware store. An armed man entered the store demanding money from my grandmother (a woman in her 80's) and she screamed. My father came to her side, and he was killed while saving her life. My sister and I commented that his last breath was right in front of that Case knife display.
I am learning about knives (and I sure am learning A LOT) so I do not know much about these or any other knife- other than what I see. I am getting help with my listings from other e-bay members who knows much more than I do.
If you have questions,
... read more