Nation's Attic 2024 Diving Into History

Rare Antique Yokohama Diving Knife

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Start price: $100

Estimated price: $400 - $800

Buyer's premium: 20%

Sales Tax: On the lot's price and buyer's premium

This is an interesting dive knife made by Yokohama in Japan utilizing a screw in style sheath. Knives of this era from Yokohama are quite difficult to find and the first one we have handled. The base of one side of the knife blade features a heart symbol and the letters MK. The brass sheath has no stamps and has a male thread pattern. The stainless steel blade with one sharp edge, wood handle and brass hardware are all present. Brass hardware and a wood handle are present. The blade measures 7.5” long. The overall length of the knife in the sheath is 11.75. The overall weight is 2 pounds and 2 ounces. Please refer to the detailed photos for overall condition.

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