Investment Grade Scrimshaw and Engraving

All natural handle materials are subject to checking and/or cracking under extremes of temperature and humidity. As such natural materials are not guaranteed.

All the African Elephant ivory from which these Randall Made knife handles were crafted pre-dates the ivory ban of 1989. Additionally these knives, handled with pre-ban African Elephant ivory, qualify for the de minimis exemption of the current USFWS ivory restrictions and may be traded in interstate commerce.

 

 

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1-Nordic Bowie
$3450.00
1-Nordic Bowie Image
This beautiful Nordic dealer special features a magnificent fossil Walrus artifact. The handle has been scrimshawed with a unique Inuit Orca hunting scene by Ron Skaggs who also did the engraving in a complimentary native American style.
25th. Anniversary Skinner
$3000.00
25th. Anniversary Skinner Image
In 2006, to commemorate my 25 years with Randall Made Knives, I released an edition of 25 of my guarded design dealer special. This is #011 of 25 anniversary Skinners and features metal and red spacers, Australian Ringed Gidgie wood with an ivory inlay scrimshawed with a Bald Eagle scene. The sheath is a custom Sullivan's sheath in Cane Toad with my 25th. anniversary medallion inlayed in the toe of the sheath. There is a smaller medallion inlayed in the butt of the knife.
C- Skinner Bear
$$4300
C- Skinner Bear Image
This is #098 of my Randall-Bowles Skinner dealer special. The pre-ban Elephant ivory handle had a crack that has been professionally repaired and carries a color scrimshaw scene of a cinnamon Black Bear masterfully executed by Gary Williams aka "Garbo". David Perdue's striking engraving features high relief, French grayed oak leaves and solid .24 Karat gold acorns.
C- Skinner DBW
$$5495
C- Skinner DBW Image
This is a very special, one of a kind Randall. This tribute to D.B. Wesson, a founder of Smith & Wesson firearms, was commissioned by a Smith & Wesson Collectors Association board member. The handle is Alternate Ivory and the blade is marked "AI". As such the handle will never be subject to cracking. I've scrimshawed D.B. on the trademark side and his personal monogram, designed by Gustave Young, on the reverse. I generally only work on one side but this seemed appropriate. The engraving was done by John Pease who was a former S&W master engraver and is now a Colt master engraver. The Blade is marked D.B. Wesson, the only one of my Bowles Skinner dealer specials not to have a serial number. The one-off sheath, by Randall's sheath maker Greg Gutcher, features two different colors of Crocodile and carries the S&W logo inlayed in the toe. The back of the sheath is stamped D.B.W. and carried my dealer special stamp as well as Greg Gutcher's custom stamp. This knife was featured in an article on my work in "Distinction", a regional magazine. The article can be viewed here   http://distinctionhr.com/the-art-of-scrimshaw/  
C- Thorp Bowie
$$4950
C- Thorp Bowie Image
This model #12-13" Raymond Thorp Bowie features a forward curved nickel silver hilt, aluminum/black spacers, presentation grade fossil walrus ivory handle and a nickel silver butt cap. Masterfully engraved by Ron Skaggs with a wolf theme highlighted with French grayed accents and gold inlays. The butt cap carries a carved silver wolf's head.
C-Nordic
$$4500
C-Nordic Image
This is serial number #444 of Dave Harvey's (Nordic Knives) Randall dealer special. This beautiful dealer special features pre-ban Elephant ivory, with a small check on the bottom, on which I scrimshawed a Big Horn Sheep scene. I assigned it serial number #1126 in my exclusive edition for Randall Made Knives. The nickel silver hardware has been engraved by master engraver Jere Davidson.
C-RBS
$$4200
C-RBS Image
This offering is #214 of my first edition dealer special (RBS). I scrimshawed a full handle White Tail Deer scene and assigned it serial number #871 in my exclusive edition for Randall Made Knives. The pre-ban Elephant ivory handle has a small check on the botton. The nickel silver hardware has been engraved by master engraver Jere Davidson.
C-Trailblazer M27
$$2800
C-Trailblazer M27 Image
This model 27 trailblazer features a model 25 handle with an elephant ivory center section. They hilt and radiused butt cap are nickel-silver. The ivory center section had a crack that has been professionally repaired. The handle features a 360° color was fifth scrimshaw of a sea captain scene masterfully executed by Gary Williams aka "Garbo". The custom Crocodile sheath is by Greg Gutcher and carries his custom stamp on the back.
Model 1-8 Perdue engraving
$$4,200.00
Model 1-8 Perdue engraving Image
This magnificent Model #1 features an 8" Stainless Steel blade, Nickel Silver double hilt, Smooth Nickel Silver collar and a Nickel Silver butt cap. The handle is a beautiful piece of pre-ban African Elephant ivory. The hilt, collar and butt cap have been expertly engraved by Master Engraver David Perdue and signed DP119. The custom Sullivan piggy-back sheath is covered both front and back with exotic Cobra skin and carries the Cobra hood and head. The piggy-back pocket will fit a Model 8-4" companion knife.
SOLD***Model 2 Engraved
$1,595.00
SOLD***Model 2 Engraved Image
This Randall Model #2-7" "Fighting Stiletto" features a nickel silver double hilt, black and metal spacers and a nickel silver butt cap. Both the hilt and butt cap have been masterfully engraved by Jere Davidson. The 10,000 to 12,000 year old fossil Walrus ivory exhibits some old, stable cracks and checks which are not uncommon for this material. Furnished with a black Randall Model "A" sheath.
Model 26 Pathfinder Ivory and Leschorn Engraving
$3995
Model 26 Pathfinder Ivory and Leschorn Engraving Image
This early Randall Pathfinder features a stainless steel blade, nickel silver single hilt, beautifully colored, pre-ban bark Elephant ivory handle and nickel silver butt. The hardware has been engraved by the legendary Tom Leschorn and is signed "Custom, by T.W. Leschorn, 3/90" on the butt.
Nordic Special #500 w/Silver, Scrimshaw and Engraving
$5600
Nordic Special #500 w/Silver, Scrimshaw and Engraving Image
Dave Harvey is a Randall authorized dealer and the owner of Nordic Knives. This "Combat Bowie" is Dave's guarded design dealer special. This Nordic Special, #500, is quite unique featuring .999 pure silver hardware engraved by master engraver Jere Davidson. The handle is pre-ban Elephant ivory on which I've scrimshawed a full handle coverage of a Cougar in Arches National Park.
2-6 Ivory Silver Engraved
$3,750.00
2-6 Ivory Silver Engraved Image
This Model 2-6" Stiletto features a stainless steel blade, .999 fine silver lugged hilt, .999 fine silver collar, pre-ban Elephant ivory with a commando shaped handle, .999 fine silver butt cap with nut (old style). The knife is engraved with gold inlay by Joe Mason. Included is a Brown Randall/Sullivan Sheath.
1-Nordic Bowie Image
1-Nordic Bowie
This beautiful Nordic dealer special features a magnificent fossil Walrus artifact. The handle has been scrimshawed with a unique Inuit Orca hunting scene by Ron Skaggs who also did the engraving in a ... Read More
$3450.00
25th. Anniversary Skinner Image
25th. Anniversary Skinner
In 2006, to commemorate my 25 years with Randall Made Knives, I released an edition of 25 of my guarded design dealer special. This is #011 of 25 anniversary Skinners and features metal and red spacers, Australian Ringed Gidgie wood wit... Read More
$3000.00
C- Skinner Bear Image
C- Skinner Bear
This is #098 of my Randall-Bowles Skinner dealer special. The pre-ban Elephant ivory handle had a crack that has been professionally repaired and carries a color scrimshaw scene of a cinnamon Bl... Read More
$$4300
C- Thorp Bowie Image
C- Thorp Bowie
This model #12-13" Raymond Thorp Bowie features a forward curved nickel silver hilt, aluminum/black spacers, presentation grade fossil walrus ivory handle and a nickel silver butt cap. Masterfully engraved by Ron Skaggs with a w... Read More
$$4950
C-Nordic Image
C-Nordic
This is serial number #444 of Dave Harvey's (Nordic Knives) Randall dealer special. This beautiful dealer special features pre-ban Elephant ivory, with a small check on the bottom, on which I scrimshawed a Big Horn Sheep scene. ... Read More
$$4500
C-RBS Image
C-RBS
This offering is #214 of my first edition dealer special (RBS). I scrimshawed a full handle White Tail Deer scene and assigned it serial number #871 in my exclusive edition for Randall Made Knives. The pre-ban Elephant ivory han... Read More
$$4200
C-Trailblazer M27 Image
C-Trailblazer M27
This model 27 trailblazer features a model 25 handle with an elephant ivory center section. They hilt and radiused butt cap are nickel-silver. The ivory center section had a crack that has been professionally repaired. The handl... Read More
$$2800
Model 1-8 Perdue engraving Image
Model 1-8 Perdue engraving
This magnificent Model #1 features an 8" Stainless Steel blade, Nickel Silver double hilt, Smooth Nickel Silver collar and a Nickel Silver butt cap. The handle is a beautiful piece of pre-ban African Elephant ivory. The hilt, collar and bu... Read More
$$4,200.00
SOLD***Model 2 Engraved Image
SOLD***Model 2 Engraved
This Randall Model #2-7" "Fighting Stiletto" features a nickel silver double hilt, black and metal spacers and a nickel silver butt cap. Both the hilt and butt cap have been masterfully engraved by Jere Dav... Read More
$1,595.00
Model 26 Pathfinder Ivory and Leschorn Engraving Image
Model 26 Pathfinder Ivory and Leschorn Engraving
This early Randall Pathfinder features a stainless steel blade, nickel silver single hilt, beautifully colored, pre-ban bark Elephant ivory handle and nickel silver butt. The hardware has been engrave... Read More
$3995
Nordic Special #500 w/Silver, Scrimshaw and Engraving Image
Nordic Special #500 w/Silver, Scrimshaw and Engraving
Dave Harvey is a Randall authorized dealer and the owner of Nordic Knives. This "Combat Bowie" is Dave's guarded design dealer special. This Nordic Special, #500, is quite unique featuring .999 pure s... Read More
$5600