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Vtg Rhino Gesco Seizo Imai Seki Japan Apollo Folding Trapper Bird Hunting Knife

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Description

Description

This is a rare vintage folding knife from circa 1960s by Gesco Cutlery based in the USA and branded Rhino. Made in Seki, Japan by Seizo Imai in the early years of his knifemaking career. It features a stainless steel blade and hook with stainless bolsters and ebony handle. The blades are tight with good snap. Seizo Imai was one Seki, Japan's finest craftsmen and most famous knifemakers of the modern era. His collaboration with Parker spanned nearly two decades. He made knives for Parker, Frost, Browning, Explorer, Compass, Condor, and many others, including his own brands Imax and Seizo Imai. His custom Loveless style knives are works of art. Came from closed store in Seki and still has price tag.


Specs

Brand/Model:

Rhino Apollo

Made in:

Japan

Condition:

Unused vintage old stock with light handling wear.

Year Produced:

1960s

Folder Closed, or Fixed Overall Length:

4.06" long

Blade Material:

Stainless Steel

Blade Length:

3.18" long

Handle:

Hardwood

Additional Notes:

Vintage Pocket Knife

Knife Type:

Folding Knife

Number of Blades:

2

Lock Type:

slipjoint

Opening Mechanism:

Manual

Dexterity:

Ambidextrous

CA Prop 65 Warning:

WARNING: - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

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SKU:
EP-RB18-RHINO
Shipping:
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