I will let this Case Tested XX Red Stag Long Pull 5488 do the talkingNot because this super rare Red Stag Tested Long Pull is mine.. But you can type in description on eVay search and you will not find this Knife on here or anywhere else onlinebut.....Brent Tyler, Factory Executive and Case products manager at W. Case & Sons Cutlery Co.
They will tell You I know Vintage Case Knives, and I hope to soon be Authenticating/Appraising Vintage Case Cutlery for the CCC, Case Collectors Club soon, also maybe as a Case Cutlery Historian. Yes the Blades have been professionally restored by Retired Case Factory Repair center employee, and the Case Tested XX Stamp on Sheep foot blade is light due to restoration, but this doesn't take away the "Case Holy Grail" Rarity of one of a truly Ultra scarce 5488 Red Stag Tested XX LP. Beautiful example of thick matched RED STAG, Spotless shiny nickel silver bolsters, and period correct "Cosed C" CASE XX Silver oval emblem, This Ultra Rare Case Tested Long Pull Red Stag 5488 LP Has been professionally hand restored by retired W. Case & Sons Factory Repairman, Thick brass liners, and Backsprings. Jim Sargent in his last book published in 2009.Those of You "older"Case Congress collectors may be familiar with the late Mr. Bob Hemmicks huge Collection of Case 5488's and 6488 Knives displayed in late 1970's at all NKCA Knife shows, I have included 2 pictures in my listing/the color pictures of Mr. Hemmicks large Congress collection that are in the late Case Ambassador/Case Expert Mr. Jim Sargents 2009 Price Guide/Case BookMr. Hemmick owned the rarest, most complete collection of Case"88's"ever shown, but Mr. Hemmick did not have a Case Tested XX 5488 Long Pull Red Stag.. 2009 Case Factory Ambassador the Late Mr. It has been cleaned and has been refinished and professionally sharpened. The blades are bright, tight, have good snap with no wobble and light blade loss. The Beautiful Red Stag handles have no chips or cracks or any flaws , The knife has been kept in temperature controlled environment. This knife would absolutely make any Case collection, Even the W.
CASE & SONS factory collection. We are the oldest, Veteran W. The item "Vintage Case Tested XX(1920-1940)Red Stag Congress 5488 LP Knife, Excellent RARE" is in sale since Thursday, October 24, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Folding Knives\Vintage Folding Knives\Factory Manufactured". The seller is "2ndgenerationxxknifeseller" and is located in Tuscumbia, Alabama. This item can be shipped to United States.