Mystery #97 Northfield

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Re: Mystery #97 Northfield

Post by Onearmbladejunkie » Fri Mar 29, 2019 11:35 pm

Only 50 , you know these will be high dollar like the Maher & Grosh GEC knives. The second Northfield just came out.
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Re: Mystery #97 Northfield

Post by boykinlp » Sat Mar 30, 2019 4:33 am

HighPlains wrote:Wishes granted! End of the hall photo shows stag coke bottles headed to assembly. I’m not sure what to make of the man pushing the piano though ......
Is that also a Buffalo in the background? Does that mean a Buffalo horn 97?
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Re: Mystery #97 Northfield

Post by Onearmbladejunkie » Sat Mar 30, 2019 3:32 pm

Hey Larry , It s African Ebony wood. It is one of the hardest/best woods ever use on knives for over 130+ years. Keep it oiled and they almost never crack past your life time.
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Re: Mystery #97 Northfield

Post by Onearmbladejunkie » Sat Mar 30, 2019 3:34 pm

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Re: Mystery #97 Northfield

Post by gsmith7158 » Sat Mar 30, 2019 7:50 pm

boykinlp wrote:
HighPlains wrote:Wishes granted! End of the hall photo shows stag coke bottles headed to assembly. I’m not sure what to make of the man pushing the piano though ......
Is that also a Buffalo in the background? Does that mean a Buffalo horn 97?
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That sure looks like a buffalo to me Larry. I don't see that on any of the charts. A surprise for us I guess.
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Re: Mystery #97 Northfield

Post by kootenay joe » Mon Apr 01, 2019 9:43 pm

On the GEC website under "What's Happening" is a picture of a Coke bottle with elk antlers on the cap and a little dude pushing a grand piano in the direction of "Assembly".
How accurate are these pictures ? i.e. can the picture composer tell an elk rack from a deer rack ? If so then is there an elk handled #97 being made ?
Piano symbolizes elephant and ebony.
Krusius knives assembled after factory closed used piano keys to haft some knives: the thin ebony was over laid with ivory that was a bit smaller than the ebony. making a black border around the ivory.
Think GEC might be doing this ?
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Re: Mystery #97 Northfield

Post by gsmith7158 » Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:35 am

Why is the buffalo standing in line behind the coke bottle with antlers?
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Re: Mystery #97 Northfield

Post by kootenay joe » Tue Apr 02, 2019 2:02 pm

I missed seeing the buffalo. Buffalo could be a shield as on some vintage USA folding knives.
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Re: Mystery #97 Northfield

Post by Onearmbladejunkie » Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:47 pm

Here is a mystery knife right here. It won't be too long now.
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