EUR 214,82 Buy It Now 16d 19h, EUR 17,40 Shipping, Pay with PayPal and you're fully protected.

Seller: 1knifeguy1 (3.195) 100%, Location: Fairfield, California, Ships to: US & many other countries, Item: 401810583722 ANTIQUE 1890's SCARCE FIGURAL SMALL PEARL HANDLED BOWIE KNIFE CIGAR CUTTER PLEASE VISIT MY NEW WEST COAST TRADING POST STORE ! CLICK ON " VISIT STORE " BELOW MY USER NAME IN THE UPPER RIGHT HAND CORNER OF MY LISTINGS. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ SEE SELLER'S RETURN POLICY BELOW ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ FREE U.S.A. & INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING, HANDLING, DELIVERY via U.S.P.S.. International shipping uses the eBay Global Shipping Program to all eBay Global Shipping locations. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ANTIQUE 1890's RARE FIGURAL SMALL PEARL HANDLED BOWIE KNIFE CIGAR / CHEROOT CUTTER WATCH FOB This is an interesting and very hard to find Antique Figural late 19th Century small Pearl Handled Bowie Knife shaped Gentleman's watch Fob / Cigar / Cheroot cutter that dates to the 1880's - 1890's. In the late 19th Century & early 20th century, almost all men used tobacco of some sort; and Cigars and Cheroots (thin cigars) were very popular in the late 1800s. This small cheroot /cigar cutter is 2 1/16" tall closed (2 7/8" tall when open) x 3/4" wide closed (not including the ring), and 1" across the top when open, and was intended to be carried on the end of a watch chain; i.e., used as a watch fob by hanging by the tiny loop at the top of the sheath. This small piece weighs a mere .2 oz. or 9 grams. Their rarity is compounded by their small size that would easily be lost. The end of a cheroot or cigar needed to be cut to allow the cigar smoke to flow properly through the cigar before lighting up. When the Pearl handles are pulled out, the inside spring is released showing this is a 2 piece scissors cutter with a sharpened center hole for cutting. After using, the Pearl handles are squeezed together and put back into the black leather covered metal sheath; the internal spring holding the Bowie Knife cutter in the closed position. The sheath is made from nickel plated brass that holds the internal spring inside at the base of the cutting blades, and acts as a stop for the blades when pulling the Bowie hilt out of the sheath. There are a few variations in the design of these Bowie cutter fobs. Some of these cutters have a plain metal sheath and some were stamped marked with a retailer. Some were black leather covered, and some were printed with advertising. Some were made to be sold in Tobacco stores or high end retail outlets, and others with a Brand name had stampings were given to preferred customers and patrons who purchased their goods. Most advertising on these pieces are from Champagne makers, as is this one. As is common, the printing on the leather wears easily from pocket wear; so some of the advertising is obscured. The brass "cross guard" appears to be silver plated with only traces left; and has tiny ball finials with one having a hole and ring for attaching to the watch fob. The metal blades appear to be polished hand forged steel, with original polish and naturally occurring patches of dark aged patina. The Mother of Pearl handle scales are shaped in the early "Dog Bone" Bowie knife hilt style to easily pull out the cutting scissors. The pearl scales are secured with 4 tiny pins made from German silver. It took a Master Cutler to set these tiny pins in the delicate Mother of Pearl. All natural material shrinks over time, and these pearl scales are small and very thin. There are tiny hairline cracks at the bottom pins caused by naturally occurring shrinkage and the stress of the pin over time. Note the images are many times larger than actual size, and exaggerate the details. This piece is in average condition, considering it's 125 years of age and being a utilitarian object used daily for years. The blade spring is strong, the cutter works properly, and opens / closes. These pieces were made by skilled Sheffield (England) cutlers, are of high quality; and all dating to the 1890's period. This would be perfect for any cheroot / cigar cutter collector, tobacco, Gentleman's, Gamblers, Folk Art, Miniature, watch fob or smoker's collection; and can still be used today. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ FREE U.S.A. & INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING, HANDLING, DELIVERY FOR USA PURCHASES, SHIPPING, HANDLING & DELIVERY IS FREE VIA U.S.P.S. FIRST CLASS MAIL (UP TO 14 OZ.) OR U.S.P.S. PRIORITY MAIL USING ONLINE SHIPPING LABELS WITH DELIVERY CONFIRMATION. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS WILL HAVE THEIR ITEM SHIPPED TO EBAY'S U.S. INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING CENTER; AND EBAY WILL INFORM THE BUYER OF THE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING / CUSTOMS / TARIFFS, VALUE ADDED OR ANY OTHER FEES, LEVIES OR TAXES. All items are shipped within 1 to 2 business days with email confirmation. Items shipped to a California address require CA State sales tax of 8.625% or a valid CA seller's permit # or the item can not be shipped. All items are shipped using PayPal or eBay's online shipping service, and are covered for non-delivery by their shipping service with free delivery confirmation. BUYER HAS THE OPTION TO REQUEST AND PAY FOR SIGNATURE CONFIRMATION OR U.S.P.S. EXPRESS MAIL WITH TRACKING. BUYER MUST REQUEST AND PAY FOR ANY OPTION WITH PURCHASE. PLEASE MAKE DELIVERY ARRANGEMENTS FOR ITEMS REQUIRING A SIGNATURE AS PROOF OF RECEIPT.*Buyer agrees to sellers return policy that supersedes Ebay's return policy for all items. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ PAYMENT ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ PAYPAL & ELECTRONIC FUNDS TRANSFER, e-CHECKS & ALL MAJOR CREDIT & DEBIT CARDS THROUGH PAY PAL. PREPAID NEGOTIABLE U.S.A. BANK DRAFTS DRAWN ON A U.S.A. BANK CONSIDERED WITH PRIOR APPROVAL. INTERNATIONAL BIDDERS MUST PAY VIA PAYPAL ONLY. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ TERMS & CONDITIONS ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ALL BUYERS MUST CONFIRM HIGH BIDDER STATUS AND MUST MAKE PAYMENT VIA PAYPAL WITHIN 3 BUSINESS DAYS OR 5 CALENDAR DAYS AFTER LISTING ENDS; otherwise, Seller reserves the right to cancel the sale and report you to eBay as a non-paying bidder. Seller reserves the right to relist an item if eBay's system goes down within 24 hours of the end of the auction. Bids will not be accepted from anyone that is not a registered eBay user. Seller reserves the right to cancel bids from any eBayer who Seller determines has an unsatisfactory eBay transaction history, has changed their eBay user Identity in the previous 30 days, whose eBay rating is listed as private. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ SELLER'S RETURN POLICY ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ EBay customers are protected when they are an eligible buyer, complete a purchase of an eligible item on a eBay's website, and purchase the item on eBay by using the "Pay Now" option, third-party checkout or an eBay invoice in one lump payment with a PayPal approved financial business. Buyers must keep their PayPal account in good standing. Buyers must show good faith conduct with the seller. Improper good faith conduct can include, but is not limited to, any means by which a buyer can attempt to unjustly benefit from the Seller's Terms & conditions or eBay's Buyer Protection plan. Moreover, good faith conduct does not include buyer's remorse, regardless of the reason. Returns will not be accepted such as changed my mind, Found a better price, Just didn't like it, Ordered by mistake, Arrived too late, etc.. Returns will not be accepted and buyers will be reported to eBay when buyer makes false claims such as doesn't match description or photos, doesn't seem authentic, Doesn't fit, Wrong item sent, Missing parts or pieces, Doesn't work or defective, Arrived damaged. If you wish to take advantage of any of the issue resolution options available from the seller, you must have the business courtesy to discuss any potential issue within 3 days of receipt, and gain agreement with the seller prior to requesting a return through eBay, leaving feedback or initiating any online dispute process. By doing so, buyers commit to negotiate in good faith, and that they have not initiated any other form of resolution processing; including eBay / PayPal dispute process or credit card charge backs, or purchases where you have been or may be compensated by a third party. Possible buyer / seller resolution examples are: if seller and buyer agree that an item is significantly different than described and photographed, exchanging an item for a different item from the seller (whether listed or unlisted), credit from the seller against any current or future item, adjustment, trade, return, or any other arrangement that is mutually agreed upon between the seller and the buyer, and confirmed in writing via eBay's email system. These options are designed to expedite resolution of any potential issue quickly, easily and amicably, in lieu of eBay / PayPal on-line dispute resolution process which is lengthy, laborious, and allows decisions to be made by a 3rd party instead of the principals; i.e., the buyer & seller. Due to a myriad of International and U.S. Federal, State, Territory, County, City or Local law(s), ordinance(s), restrictions(s) or regulation(s), some articles shipped via U.S.P.S. may have restrictions and / or regulations that may apply to your article(s) shipped to a U.S. address. Buyers are responsible for knowing if any International, Federal, State, Territory, County, City or Local law(s), ordinance(s), restrictions(s) or regulation(s) may apply to your article(s) shipped to your ship to your address; and buyers are responsible for any loss if any prohibited or restricted item(s) shipped to your ship to address is confiscated for any reason. Any item returned must be pre-approved by the seller and received by seller within 7 days from receipt. If a buyer claims the item is damaged in shipping, it must send photographic proof on eBays email system, gain agreement with the seller, and item must be returned before buyer enters a feedback comment and before any exchange, credit or refund is issued. Buyer must use appropriate shipping, delivery confirmation and / or signature confirmation (items $250 ) and/or insurance at the buyers expense. Restocking fee, partial refunds and refunds are negotiable when buyers are dealing in good faith. v.11.30.2018 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ PLEASE VISIT MY NEW WEST COAST TRADING POST STORE! CLICK ON " VISIT STORE " BELOW MY USER NAME IN THE UPPER RIGHT HAND CORNER OF MY LISTINGS. WEST COAST TRADING POST DO NOT DUPLICATE OR COPY! Template Made By: © Auction Templates, Logos, Store fronts and more! inkfrog terapeak Condition: New, Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom, Handle Material: Pearl, Brand: Unmarked, Authenticity: Authentic & Orginal

PicClick Insights PicClick Exclusive
  •  Popularity - 168 views, 2.2 views per day, 76 days on eBay. Very high amount of views. 0 sold, 1 available.
  •  Price -
  •  Seller - 3.195+ items sold. 0% negative feedback. Great seller with very good positive feedback and over 50 ratings.
Similar Items