MINT Signed Hand-MadeTim Daughtry Skinner 7.5"OAL

Up for Auction is a MINT signed Tim Daughtry(Oklahoma bladesmith that is very well known--look him up) 7.5" Loveless style Drop Point skinner. This knife was commissioned by the International Professional Rodeo Association to commemorate the 21st Annual Intenational Rodeo Finals in their new home in 1991. Only 115 were made and this is #21 and comes with a COA which will be sent to the winner. THE KNIFE--Cut to the Chase as they say. The blade is made of the fineset quality Soligen steel offered in Germany. Why is this steel so special--It is finished by a process called "Ice Tempering" which gives the knife excellent edge holding ability. This knife has that steel. The blade length is 3.5" and on the left side "T. D. Daughterty, MWC, OK" is stamped. On the right side you have the IFR Global Symbol and 1991. The blade has a mirror finish and it is RAZOR sharp!! The handles are resin treated Dymond wood to give it superior weather ability and resistance to moisture. The scales are attached to the full tang blade with 2 brass pins. The knife also has solid brass bolsters. It has a great in hand feel!! The sheath is made for the pouch and features brown 7-8 ounce leather in a pouch sheath that has been fitted for the knife and heavy stitching. GREAT KNIFE, GREAT SHEATH, WONDERFUL PROVENANCE--THIS IS ONE YOU WANT FOR YOUR COLLECTION ... read more