"Shell Game" Lock Blade Folder
Schmidt, James A.
- 3 3/4" Damascus steel blade, 9 1/4" opened length
- Fancy filed blade spine and steel back spring
- Damascus steel frame with beautiful antique tortoise shell underlays
- There are 2 thin nickel silver liners, the center is very nicely file worked the full circumference of the knife
- Steel lanyard bale
- Liner is marked "Schmidt 7/6/85 #68 "Shell-Game"
- Mint condition
- All work by maker
- This knife is featured in Francesco Pachi's book "James A. Schmidt The Great Master" pages 28 and 153. A classic example of Schimdt's work.