No 5 Shakespeare Knife.
The Knife was manufactured by Wilkinson Sword Company London.
This Knife is 13 1/2 inches long.
The Blade is 9 inches long.
The Blade is 1 1/2 inches at the widest point.
The Handle is hand checkered Birch Wood.
This Knife was the brain child of William Shakespeare a Major in the East Indian Army.
The Knife was manufactured from 1860 through the 1890's.
The Handle has a chip out of the bottom as pictured.
The Knife has rust on both sides of the Hilt and some minor pitting.
The Blade has some minor pitting.
This Knife is in overall good condition.
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