Pictured and offered for sale is a antique Civil War Soldiers pocket knife, carried by a soldier during the Civil War, 1860 - 1865. Knife was made during the 1820's to 1840's by a Sheffield England Cutler, Lewis Barnascone.40 years ago, along with a Union Soldiers personal uniform ad personal wartime items,,,, during the Civil War it was common for a soldier to scratch in marks, initials, anything that would identify a item as his. For some reason soldiers are seen carrying pocket knives having a half moon profile or shape of the handles or scales. One horn handle is cracked at the end, (see picture 5).
Both blades springs are operational, both opening and closing,,,, each having half stops. Larger blades spring is weaker, and barely will enter into knife cavity without assistance. The item "Antique AUTHENTIC Civil War SOLDIERS POCKET KNIFE Sheffield Lewis Barnascone" is in sale since Friday, November 29, 2019.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Folding Knives\Vintage Folding Knives\Custom & Handmade". The seller is "1*dutyoutfitters" and is located in Newnan, Georgia. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, China, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Oman, Viet nam, Uruguay, South Korea, South africa, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Russian federation.