Vintage CAMCO (Camillus) 2-Blade SerpentineJack Pocket Knife Butter & Molasses
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This is a CAMCO (Camillus) 2-Blade Serpentine Jack Folding Pocket Knife with a Used and Sharpened Carbon Steel Clip Point Main Blade with a Common Nail Pull, a Used and Sharpened Carbon Steel Pen Secondary Blade with a Common Nail Pull, a Set of Butter and Molasses Celluloid (or Pyroixlin) Scales with No Cracks, Splits or Missing Chips, Three (3) Brass Handle Pins in Each Scale, Polished Nickel Silver Bolsters and End Caps, Brightly Polished Brass Liners, Two (2) Steel Back Springs with No Cracks or Breaks, 3 3/8” in Length, Made by the Camillus Cutlery Company in Camillus, New York as a Less Expensive Second Line of Knives and Made Between 1948-1980’s.
This is a decent CAMCO 2-blade serpentine jack folding pocket knife. Camco was a second line of less expensive knives made by Camillus starting in 1948 The knife has a used and sharpened carbon steel clip point main blade with a common nail pull. The front face has quite a bit of pitting mostly from just above the tank to just below the start of the nail pull. The rear face has quite a bit of pitting in about the middle third of the blade and close to the cutting edge. Stamped on the front tang is CAMCO (in an arch)(over ) USA. The knife has a used and sharpened carbon steel pen secondary blade with a common nail pull. Its been sharpened quite a bit because it was originally a pen blade and now looks like a sheep foot. Both faces have scratches from use and sharpening but is otherwise clean. Both blades still have good to excellent open and close snap. The scales on this knife are a multi-shaded butter and molasses celluloid. They’re in good shape with no cracks, splits or missing chips though they do have some scratches. There are three (3) brass handle pins in each scale. The knife has nickel silver rounded bolsters and nickel silver rounded end caps. The liners are brightly polished brass. The knife has two (2) steel back springs. Both are absent of any cracks or breaks and both continue to perform the functions they were designed to perform. This vintage CAMCO USA Serpentine Jack Folding Pocket Knife is 3 3/8” in length and made by the Camillus Cutlery Co of Camillus, N.Y. and made between c.1948-1980’s Additional photos or information on request.
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Item # 57890
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