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1849 Rifleman’s Knife by Cold Steel

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Item # 07-88GRB

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This 1849 Riflemans Knife features many design nuances of the first knife officially designed for, and purchased by, the U.S. Army in 1849. The knife features a big, stout spear point blade that is hand forged from high carbon steel. With such a big and strong blade, it is easy to see why it was chose as a backup blade for Civil War riflemen. A solid brass guard and gorgeous rosewood handle scales encapsulate the sturdy full tang. This knife is sold with a high-quality hand stitched leather sheath with brass polished fittings. You will be hard pressed to find a more beautiful knife that is perfect for re-enactors and collectors alike.

Key Features:

  • Stout spear point blade can oppose larger weapons
  • Sturdy full tang construction
  • Features a beautiful brass guard and rosewood handle
  • Perfect for re-enactors and collectors
  • Point of balance is on the blade, slightly above where blade meets guard
  • Includes a leather scabbard with brass fittings
  • Inspired by Civil War knife


  • Blade made of 1085 high carbon steel
  • Handle made of rosewood


  • Overall length: 17.50 Inches
  • Blade Length: 12 Inches
  • Handle Length: 5.50 Inches
  • Blade Thickness: 0.24 Inch
  • Weight: 24.2oz.


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