Mule Day knife

Colonel Coon Knives were made by Adrain A. Harris, Mr. Harris started making fixed blade knives as a hobby in the 60's, in 1976 he became the only authorized field repairman in the U.S. for Schrade, a few months later he became the only authorized repairman for Kissing Crane and J.A. Henckels in the United States, in 1978 he founded Tennessee Knife Works Inc. in his home town of Columbia, Tenn. and began making Colonel Coon Knives the old style a true bench made or handmade pocket knife. In 1988 he sold his manufacturing processes to W.R Case & Sons and retired.
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Mule Day knife

Postby TinyDee » Thu May 23, 2013 12:43 pm

I have one marked 50th anniversary in the box and quite nice. Anyone know what these are worth?

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Re: Mule Day knife

Postby mnstuff » Fri May 24, 2013 2:17 am

The 84 anniversary knife usually sells for between 300 and 350 .

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Re: Mule Day knife

Postby bkazz5 » Fri May 24, 2013 2:33 am

Sometimes if someone is looking for a specific serial number you might be able to get a little better price. What is your Serial #? Should be on the bolster.

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Re: Mule Day knife

Postby TinyDee » Fri May 24, 2013 12:51 pm

Thanks, looks like 728 is the number.

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Re: Mule Day knife

Postby bkazz5 » Fri May 24, 2013 4:07 pm

There were 11 Colonel Coon mule day knives, 1980-1990. Pics show all eleven. Seven out my 11 are number 395. I'm looking for the other 395's but it is the needle in the haystack. But, the fun is in the hunt. Sorry for the blurry pics. Took these a while back.
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Re: Mule Day knife

Postby Wco1982 » Sun Mar 12, 2017 10:44 pm

Have some of these anyone know much about them are they worth anything
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Re: Mule Day knife

Postby jerryd6818 » Sun Mar 12, 2017 11:08 pm

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