#K292 Roach Belly Knife




early fur trade frontier roach belly knife hand forged knife knife of the fur trade Hand forged frontier belt - trade knife hand forged custom fur trade roach belly knife.


Hand-Forged Roach Belly Knife.

Blade: 1095 high carbon steel. Differentially tempered. Cutting edge tempered to Rc 59-60.

Construction: Full Tang.

Dimensions: Blade 5 1/8" - Handle 4 7/8" - Overall 10 3/4" including forged lanyard - Width 1 3/8" - Thickness 1/8"

Scales: Curly maple secured with four iron pins.

Sheath: Hand stitched. Rawhide over 7-8 oz. veg tan leather with welt. Partial moose hide wrap. Decorated with trade beads, copper cones and horse hair.

Finish: Aged finish. Period correct. Hammer and forge marks.

Special Features. Filework and hammer marks on blade. Forged lanyard.

This hand forged knife is stamped with my makers mark “NR” and comes with a certificate of authenticity.

Great for re-enactors or collectors who crave tradition. Hand-made in the traditions of long ago. A nice hand-crafted frontier style trade knife. Very sharp.

Price $325.00 plus $12.00 shipping. (USA - Canada) Please contact us for shipping costs and options to other countries.




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