Item #: 1002-31F -- A Poto Knife -- $175.00
A Poto knife with double-waisted blade with offset fullers, cusped at the base and pierced at the forte forming three separate bars, each bound with copper sheet. The tapered grip of elliptical section, bound with copper banding and broadly flared at the pommel. Overall GC with a couple of large chips to the pommel and minor losses to the sheet copper at the forte. A good example nonetheless, 1st half 20th century.