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EJEMPLOS DE BOWIES

HERE IS A PHOTO OF SOME OF THE EARLY KNIVES IN CHRIS KNIFE COLLECTION....
BOTTOM LEFT TO RIGHT:

· THE BOWIE # 1 ~ THE ORIGINAL IS IN THE HISTORICAL MUSEUM IN LITTLE ROCK. IT IS BELIEVED TO HAVE BEEN ONE OF TWO
KNIVES BUILT BY JAMES BLACK FOR JIM BOWIE IN OR AROUND 1830....COPIES WERE SOLD BY BLACK AS A KNIFE LIKE BOWIE'S.
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· 2# THE BART MOORE BOWIE ~ THE ORIGINAL IS OWNED BY THE BART MOORE FAMILY AND IS ON DISPLAY WITH THE BOWIE # 1
IN LITTLE ROCK. IT WAS GIVEN TO SHERIFF MOORE TO RETIRE A DEBT OWED BY A MEXICAN WHO CLAMED TO HAVE BEEN IN
THE LAST ASSUALT OF THE ALAMO.

· 3# THE CAIPHAIS HAM KNIFE ~ THE ORIGINAL IS ON DISPLAY IN THE LONG BARRACK AT THE ALAMO. C. K. HAM WAS BOWIE'S
CLOSE FRIEND AND IT IS BELIEVED THAT THIS KNIFE WAS GIVEN TO HAM BY REZIN AND PROBABLY MADE BY LOVELLE
SNOWDEN.
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· 4# THE JESSE CLIFFT KNIFE ~ THIS IS THE BLADE REZIN BOWIE DESCRIBED AS WHAT JIM HAD AT THE SANDBAR FIGHT IN
1827...THE ORIGINAL IS LOST TO THE AGES.
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· 5# THE NOAH SMITHWICK KNIFE ~ THIS IS THE KNIFE SMITHWICK DESCRIBED TO HIS DAUGHTER AS SHE WROTE HER NOTES
FOR THE FUTURE BOOK...TEXAS, THE BIRTH OF A NATION. HE MADE COPIES AND SOLD THEM AS A BOWIE KNIFE. IT WAS IVORY
WITH SILVER DRESSINGS AND A DEFINED CLIP POINT....THE ORIGINAL IS LOST TO THE AGES.
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· 6# THE JESSE ROBINSON KNIFE ~ GIVEN TO ROBINSON BY JIM BOWIE...THE ORIGINAL IS OWNED BY STEVE MILLER.
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· 7# THE IRON MISTRESS ~ 1952 MOVIE KNIFE...I INCLUDED IT BECAUSE IT STRUCK UP A NEW INTEREST IN JAMES BOWIE....THE
ORIGINAL IS OWNED BY JOE MUSSO.
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· 8# THE SCHIVELY~PERKINS KNIFE ~ THE ORIGINAL IS IN THE CAPITOL MUSEUM IN JACKSON MS. IT WAS BUILT FOR JIM AND
REZIN WHILE THEY WERE IN PHILADELPHIA GETTING REZIN'S EYES CHECKED...IT WAS LATER GIVEN TO JESSE PERKINS.
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· 9# THE SEARLES ~ FOWLER KNIFE ~ THE ORIGINAL IS IN THE CHAPEL OF THE ALAMO....THIS KNIFE WAS MADE FOR REZIN BY
DANIEL SEARLES IN THE MIDDLE TO LATE 1830S.
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· 10# THE 2004 MOVIE KNIFE ~ I DECIDED TO PULL THIS KNIFE...IT IS NO LONGER IN THE COLLECTION.
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· 11# THE EDWIN FORREST KNIFE ~ THE ORIGINAL IS IN A PRIVATE COLLECTION...IT WAS GIVEN TO FORREST BY JIM BOWIE,
AND FORREST USED IT IN HIS PLAYS. HE WAS A FAMOUS ACTOR OF THE 1830 - 1860.
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