Lot 259

7 Folding Tactical and Pocket Knives

Estimate: $400 - $800

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Group of seven folding knives including:

One NIRK-Tighe 5250 CRKT folding knife featuring a blue and gray stainless steel handle; designed by Brian Tighe (Canadian, 20th/21st c).

One Beretta, U.S.A. folding knife; marked "VG-10 Seki, Japan" along the ricasso.

One Bob Dozier for A.G. Russel folding knife with a rubber gripped handle.

One Maserin, Italy stainless steel trigger folding knife, model 273. Designed by Claudio Riboni. Marked along the ricasso and blade.

One Browning Black Label tactical blade folding knife; Sliver 131 BL. Marked "Taiwan" along the ricasso. With a sculpted carbon fiber grip.

One Steel Warrior folding stainless steel whittling knife, marked 440 along the ricasso.

One Kai 5900 Shun Higo-No Kami folding knife, marked along the blade.

Provenance: From the Estate of Horst Rechelbacher, Osceola, Wisconsin.

Horst Rechelbacher, the founder of Aveda and Intelligent Nutrients, was a pioneer in the field of safe and eco-friendly cosmetics. The same curiosity that led him to explore ways to improve the beauty industry led him to travel the world, collecting rare and beautiful objects as he went. This sale features selections from that lifetime of eclectic and inspired collecting, including furniture by Carlo Bugatti, Gabriel Viardot, and Josef Hoffman; artworks by artists ranging from Old Masters to Salvador Dali to Arman; an impressive collection of Indian sculptures; and much more. Be sure to explore our timed-only online auction of other fascinating objects from this collection that will be posted in mid-August.

Blade length ranges from 2 in to 4 1/2 in; Overall length ranges from 3 in to 5 in.


Please contact us for a detailed condition report. Please note that the lack of a condition statement does not imply perfect condition. Email with any condition questions.

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