Knife List #201

Updated 05/21/17

I guarantee all items to be authentic and as described. I give a seven (7) business day inspection period with any purchase. If you are not happy with the knife for any reason please return it for a full refund. No reasons needed, just contact me to let me know it is coming back. If you need to return a knife please ship it insured as we can not be responsible for the postal company chosen. I prefer payment by PayPal, https://www.paypal.me/KnifeBooks but will accept Cash, Money Order or Certified Check. I also accept personal checks but I have to wait 10 days or more to see if they clear if we have not done business before.

I will hold a knife for 7 days for you. If I do not hear from you then it goes back into the list. I will do a lay a way plan, contact me and we can make the arrangements.  

 

I will buy or consign your collection, always looking for quality US military knives of all eras.

   

1295.)    Fairbairn Ė Sykes as new and unused blued blade still in the wrap. This is the third model blade with a needle point tip and threaded tang rod. Never assembled into a knife, it is perfect. $100.00

 

 

 

 

1310.)    M4 Bayonet blade never used. Has full Parkerized coverage with some handling marks. Has correct 90 degree run out or back cut as some call it. Never sharpened. $60.00  

 

 

1313.)    Cloth type sheath for the M1917 bayonet. Like new with correct M1910 bent hook hanger. $20.00  
(I thought these were for the training bayonet but Gary Cunningham found they were for the M1917. The trainer does not fit!)

 

 

 

1431.)    Unknown maker on this World War Two knuckle knife. A similar knife is show in Wrights Book on page 76. The grips are undeniably made by the same person. This one has a custom made blade not from a bayonet. $600.00  Now $500.00! 

 

 

 

1432.)    Another unknown maker from a World War Two theatre knife. Handsome double edged stiletto is extremely well machined from a thick piece of stock and tapered expertly. The grip is leather with aluminum and brass and is all tight and correct. Come with custom fitted scabbard. A well executed set. $500.00  Now $400.00!

 

 

1441.)    Leather KA-BAR USMC  marked current type sheath like new, these are factory seconds so do have some minor imperfection in them but all will function and work well. $15.00

 

 

1442.)    Leather KA-BAR US ARMY  marked current type sheath like new, these are factory seconds so do have some minor imperfection in them but all will function and work well. $15.00

 

 

1443.)    Leather KA-BAR US NAVY  marked current type sheath like new, these are factory seconds so do have some minor imperfection in them but all will function and work well. $15.00

 

 

1445.)    Leather Marbles Jet Pilot knife sheath, these are left overs found in the factory circa 1999. They are a bit dirty but will clean nicely. Find another anywhere I dare you. $125.00.

 

 

 

1450.)     Lan-Cay Dutch contract M9 bayonet for Diemaco Co. With only 150 made this is a super rare piece, only the second one I have ever seen. Scabbard is a Lan-Cay made item but had to be made to the early Buck / Phrobis spec to be accepted for the Dutch Govt contract. Very few have ever made it to market, this one is like new mint. $750.00  

 

 

1453.)    Buck commercial sales all black M9 bayonet. As new bayonet with the proper Buck marking and 1991 date code (+) on the blade. Fill out your Buck bayonet collection with the one you are missing. $425.00  

 

 

 

1455.)    Model 1909 Mauser bayonet manufactured in Argentina. Numbers matching bayonet and scabbard piece with fantastic markings. Deeply struck showing all the characters along with the crest. Known as an "EA" bayonet this one is clean with some scattered pitting and minor dents. $200.00  

 

 

 

1457.)    Lancay M9 bayonet, first contract piece but with the second contract blade. Pretty hard to find piece and this one is new. $500.00

 

 

 

1459.)    Phrobis International M9A1 bayonet in Desert Tan color. An improvement to the M9 bayonet that was never adopted by the military. This is when Phrobis moved manufacturing to Spain with the new name. Great markings, Like new still in the cosmoline. $450.00

 

 

1460.)    Eickhorn Bayonet 2000 with wire cutter, made for the USMC early contract bidding but was not selected. Very few were made in this configuration before Eickhorn went bankrupt. New condition. $250.00

 

 

1461.)    Marto M9 bayonet commercial sales piece not meant for sale in the US, European sales only. This is when Phrobis moved manufacturing to Spain and had Marto making the product. As new. $400.00  

 

 

1467.)    Case XX marked knife obtained by a Marine and customized with a multi colored wood grip and two EGAís in the grip. Come with a custom made leather sheath with a naked women carved in the front and USMC below it. Nice Marine Corps theatre piece. $500.00

 

 

1468.)    A unique knuckle knife in that the grip and knuckle bow are made from wood. Carved from some sort of dark hard wood with finger grooves cut in. The 7 inch blade is showing some age patina but still bright. The heavy leather scabbard is well made and sewn and riveted tight. $325.00

 

 

1469.)    This is a big one, 19 inches overall length with a 13 1/4 inch blade. The blade has some number markings on it from itís previous life and is marked Made in USA as well. Large wood grip painted a bright yellow. The leather sheath is riveted with large copper rivets and has the USN fouled anchor on the front. $300.00  

 

 

 

1470.)    Collins No 18 pattern machete owned by a flight crew member with his name and unit engraved in the blade. Excellent condition piece with beautiful green bone handles and perfect sheath. The No 13 sheath has more curve to it then any I have ever seen, really sticks out when you see it. $550.00

 

 

1472.)    Post war deaths head knife as shown in the Hughes and Jenkins book A Primer of Military Knives Part One. Know as the Middle East Commando Knives this one has the bolo blade like the Australian brush bayonet. Fine piece with a theatre made sheath of the same era. $600.00 (Comes with the two Hughes and Jenkins books as part of the deal)

 

 

 

1475.)    Cool theatre knife with stacked leather grip, steel cross guard and steel pommel. Blade is made from a Samurai Yari Spear tip that is 8.25 inches long. Has real nice leather sheath with it. $225.00

 

 

1477.)    Crudely made with old steel knucks brazed to a brass grip. Blade is made from a 4 sided bayonet and is 10.5 inches long. Sheath is made from a Japanese rubberized canvas frog with a leather covered and stitched body. Very unique and cool piece. $500.00

 

 

1479.)    Extra Large theatre knife made from a Collins No 18 machete. Has stacked Plexiglas and aluminum grip with a steel guard and steel pommel carved into the shape of a Fox head. Comes with a Collins No 13 sheath. Cool WW II art piece. $200.00

 

 

1480.)    Extra Large theatre knife made from a Collins No 18 machete. Has stacked Plexiglas, leather and brass grip with a brass guard and brass pommel carved into the shape of a Fox head. Comes with a Collins No 13 sheath. Cool WW II art piece. $200.00  

 

 

 

1481.)    Aussie made Officers model bronze knucks knife. Hard to find piece with the correct cast grip made during WW II. Excellent condition with a bit of minor sharpening. $650.00  

 

 

1485.)    Eickhorn Rescue Knife. Made during the same time frame as the USMC Bayonet 2000 right before Eickhorn claimed bankruptcy and closed down. One of few made. $300.00  

 

 

 

1486.)    Eickhorn ASEK flight crew pattern. Rescue Knife. Made during the same time frame as the USMC Bayonet 2000 right before Eickhorn claimed bankruptcy and closed down. They were part of a lawsuit for using the ASEK name. Rare piece. $300.00  

 

 

1487.)    Phrobis International M9 with black plastic scabbard and black oxide blade. One of only forty ever made. Super rare piece. $900.00  

 

 

1488.)    M9 Rubber training bayonet made from a mold of a Buck M9. Has the M9 / Phrobis III / U.S.A. / Pat. Pend. Marking on the Obverse ricasso and Buck / 188 / U.S.A > on the Reverse side. Very hard to find practice piece you need for your collection. Comes with a letter from Homer Brett explaining the history and use $50.00  

 

 

1489.)    M9 Phrobis III three line marking / Buck commercial offering with Buck marking and dated 1987 blade. Bayonet is like new with only in and out markings showing. Pretty much like new. $350.00  

 

 

1490.)    M9 Phrobis / Buck commercial bayonet as new with in and out scabbard wear. The ricasso displays the proper 1988 date code and the four line Phrobis III marking. $350.00  

 

 

 

1494.)    Case Stiletto with leather grip and replaced pommel. Typical among these the plastic pommel broke and the vet replaced it in the field. Top of pommel is stamped with initials and 43 date. 6 7/8 blade stamped CASE with correct nickel silver guard. Period replacement sheath of soft leather. $OLD

 

 

1495.)    Western L77 Commando knife with blued blade. Has minor sharpening but blade is full. Tight leather grip with Western Patented split grip and aluminum pommel. Come with M8 sheath used as a wartime replacement. $225.00

 

 

 

1499.)    Theatre made stiletto with 8 inch blade. Hand grip is clear Plexiglas with brass and black spacers. The tang is painted red for the full effect. Nice leather sheath that is riveted and laced. $125.00  

 

 

1500.)    Cut-down M1942 bayonet made into a trench knife. Well done job with proper leather sheath that is stitched and riveted. Unmarked piece that was never finished as a bayonet, typically by Utica. $135.00  

 

 

 

1503.)    Cattaraugus 225Q 6 inch utility knife. One of the best utility knives ever made, rugged and capable of just about anything. Fine condition 225 with the cream spacer at the guard and the black spacer at the pommel. Correct leather sheath that is still flexible and soft. $120.00  

 

 

1504.)    Western 5 inch hunting knife with slim line blade. Blade is full and handle is tight. Typical Western split tang construction come with proper Western double stitched scabbard. $125.00

 

 

1505.)    Beautiful theatre knife 7.5 inch clip point bowie blade, Handle is made from Micarta brass and aluminum and is solid and tight. Sheath is custom made for the knife and in excellent condition as is the knife. A nice rig. $125.00

 

 

1506.)    A very cool field modified M1917 bolo knife mated to a theatre made handle. Grip is made from aluminum and clear Plexiglas with some black & white spacer material. Sheath is painted battleship gray and the front is named to the sailor who owned it. $old

Classic Books On Sale

B001.) The American Bayonet by Albert Hardin $100.00

B002.) Cole Book One paperback by MH Cole $50.00  

B003.) Cole Book III Second printing 1981 Fine condition $125.00 New

B004.) Cole Book IV Numbered First printing as new with mail in card still inside $175.00 New

B005.) Fighting Knives by Stephens Fine condition $50.00 New

B006.) Bayonets of the Remington Ctg Period by Janzen $100.00

B007.) Collectors Guide to Ames Military Edged Weapons by Hickox $20.00

B008.) US Military Knives 1941 to 1991 Silvey $350.00 New

B009.) Light But Efficient by Hardin $25.00

B011.) Swords and Blades of the American Revolution by Neumann $25.00

B013.) British Military Bayonets by Latham $25.00

B015.) The German Bayonet by Walter $25.00

B017.) The Bayonet by Walter & Carter $20.00

B019.) A Primer of German Military Knives by Hughes $10.00

B020.) The Collectors Pictorial Book of Bayonets by Stephens. $20.00

B021.) A Primer of World Bayonets Parts 1 & 2 by Walter & Hughes $40.00

B022.) Guide to Foreign & US Bayonets by Ernst $10.00

B023.) Bayonet Markings, A Guide for Collectors by Davidson $10.00

B024.) Bayonets of the World Vol 1 (no dust jacket) by Kiesling $50.00

B025.) Bayonets of the World Vol 2 (no dust jacket) by Kiesling $50.00

B026.) Bayonets of the World Vol 3 (no dust jacket) by Kiesling $50.00

Priced to sell we have limited availability on these out of print books. These are the best prices I have seen, we need to move them out. To see other books we have for sale please visit the Books section of this web site for many diverse and hard to find titles. Just click here http://www.usmilitaryknives.com/books.htm

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All the best

Frank Trzaska

 

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Well thatís it for now. Thanks for reading through the list. If you find something you like let me know. I can be reached at trz123@comcast.net or (New Phone Number) 856 628 3547 or

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