Massive Antique Early Civil War Confederate D Guard Bowie Knife 21.5″ Wood Grip


Good overall condition considering the age. The blade shows heavy pitting along both sides and blackening with speckled oxidation. The edges show multiple nicks from use, and the tip is slightly rounded.The iron D guard also shows heavy pitting and oxidation, with multiple dents and nicks along the edges.The wood grip has a darkened patina but remains intact and sturdy.Sheath shows moderate scratching and some small dents, as well as a hole where the belt stud likely was originally.


SKU: 58842 Categories: Dirk / Bowie Knife, Knives & Swords




  • Absolutely massive Confederate D-Guard Bowie
  • This bowie would have no trouble passing as a short sword!
  • 16-7/8″ Double Edge Blade, retains a very slight sharpness 
  • 4-5/8″ Hilt
  • Thick Iron D-Guard, peened at the pommel
  • Single Piece Rounded Wide Grain Wood Grip
  • Looks to be a blacksmith crafted piece, no markings evident on blade or guard
  • no sheath
  • Measures approx. 21-1/2″ Total Length
  • Great addition for any collection!

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