$349.50

SKU: US21216 Category: Product ID: 21140

Description

BLADE, PIKE HEAD OR KNIFE, TRADE,  RW FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR PERIOD, DUG
AT FT. EDWARD (ROGERS ISLAND), NY, BY WILLIAM ENNIS. HIS COLLECTION IS NOW IN THE ROCHESTER MUSEUM IN NEW YORK. SIMILAR TO SEVERAL OTHER TYPES DUG THERE (ONLY A FEW), 13″ OVERALL WITH UNUSUAL TRIANGULAR 8-1/2″ BLADE. HAS THREE HOLES IN RECTANGLAR TANG FOR MOUNTING. HEAVY
DUTY CONSTRUCTION, VG-EXC W/SMOOTH AGE PATINA. SEE NEUMANN “SWORDS & BLADES OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION”, PGS 224-5 FOR SIMILAR BLADES.