I have an Authentic Bowie Knife Circa 1840 with a wall mount. On the handle of the knife there's a W 49 and a Western U.S.A marking. The title of the post is engraved on the wall mount.
age on the blade
Size and dimensions of this item:
knife - 14.5 in wall mount - 17 in
Passed down through family. Received from a friend in war by my grandfather