1973 Vintage Puma CK 1769 Commemorative Lockback Folding Knife With Stag Handles - Mint In Factory Cedar Wood Presentation Case - SN#: 479 of 1769. PLEASE DO NOT MISS YOUR CHANCE TO OWN THIS FINE PUMA COLLECTIBLE! Super nice mint 1973 Vintage Puma CK 1769 Commemorative Lockback Folding Knife. The model is Anno 1769. This knife was made in 1973.
The knife is over 40 years old. This is a chance to own a great piece of Puma cutlery history. The blade is German stainless steel and is silver filled. The handles are genuine stag with three brass rivets and a lanyard hole. Made To Commemorate The Beginning of Puma Werks in 1769.
This knife measures 8 1/2" overall with a 3 5/8" blade. The knife is 5 long when closed.
Puma Model CK 1769 Commemorative with an early serial # of 479 of 1769. These Were Puma's First Commemorative Knives made in 1973. This Knife has Beautiful India Stag Handles. The Puma Commemorative was in the Puma catalog in 1978. The beautifully etched and 24kt gold filled German stainless steel blade has ANNO 1769 on the side.
The blade has beautiful file work on the back spring and blade. The knife is 5 closed.Comes in the original cedar wood, felt lined presentation case. There were only 1769 of these commemorative knives made. The knife includes the "Puma Proof Mark" on the blade: a small dot or ping on the blade was made with a diamond pointed needle, part of the Rockwell blade quality testing.
The Puma knife comes in the Puma presentation cedar display case that is lined with green velvet. The top of the case features pretty gold leaf's.
The knife comes with the factory COA paper. It is truly a rare and stunning Puma knife that are made to the the highest quality in Solingen Germany. The brass jaws are deeply engraved with the inscriptions "me fecit Solingen" and 1769.
Me fecit Solingen" is an old and undisputed spell through the industrial history of Solingen and means "I was made in Solingen. The wood display stand is not included with the knife. Puma was formed on the Wupper River in 1769, PUMA has set the standard that Established Solingen, Germany as the worlds premier knife manufacturing center. PUMA has been distributed in the United States since 1957 and has established a strong reputation for high quality hunting, sporting and gentlemans knives. Hunters and craftsmen know and trust PUMAs performance, heritage and technology.
The highest grades of stainless steel, innovative designs, genuine stag handles and traditional German craftsmanship are why PUMA knives are considered at the top of every major ranking class hunting and sporting knives. On May 26th the name "PUMA-Werk, Lauterjung und Sohn" is written down on the Solingen register of companies.So PUMA got known internationally before the II. During the second World War the production is put under the authority of the war industry. Return to the civilian production of pocket- and household knives. In cooperation with top forestray commissioner Walte Frevert, a numerous PUMA classics are developed (Waidbesteck, Jagdnicker, Waidmesser, universal hunting knife and hog spear). The bloodhound leader Tassius designs the Rüdemann and the Wildtöte.
PUMA develops the model White Hunter for the East african hunting organization. PUMA introduces the number system. Every model gets an examining number of its own, incl. Guarantee exercise book, with production year. Renate von Frankenberg takes over the management in the PUMA-Werk.
Oswald von Frankenberg and Ludwigsdorf dies and leaves an economically highly profitable and internationally recognized enterprise behind. Sale of PUMA-Werk to the Solinger family Hindrichs. Harald Lauer, already active in the enterprise since the end of the seventies, becomes Managing director of PUMA-Werk. Under his management new production methods are forced, e. CNC controllers and laser technology.
Sale to businessman Heiner Hiepass-Aryus and removal to the modern industrial area "Aufderhöhe". Next to the classic line PUMA offers its customers a series of very qualitative knives in traditional design under the label "PUMA IP" (PUMA I nternational P roduction). With "Puma TEC" the company completes its knife program with economically attractive, fixed blade and folding knives in a modern look. PUMA celebrates its 240 year company anniversary. In honor of the anniversary, new hunting knives series arise in classical PUMA style which modified according to the latest ergonomic knowledge.
The traditional company provides a internet program "PUMA Individual" in which the customer can assemble his own original PUMA knife independently and individually. Contact: We value your feedback. You are also responsible for understand the Custom Laws in your country and by purchasing this item you are in compliance with all of your laws.
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