For your consideration is this classic Vintage Gerber Guardian fixed blade boot knife and sheath in the original orange & white box Made in Portland, OR. It is in original box and black leather sheath.Plus the harness for this knife - Looks as if both items have never been used. Open Box in the original box. The box is a littler tattered but in good condition.
Serial # 007998 as stamped on one tang. The Guardian was Designed by popular knife maker R. Loveless Probably made in early 1980s. Bright double edge blade DESIGN BY R. LOVELESS etched on one side of blade.
Not sure what steel Gerber used back in the day when this knife was made. They made many of their blade using L6 steel and 440C. 007998 stamped on one tang. Gerber logo stamped on other tang. 7 1/8OAL, 3 1/4 blade length, 1/8 thick.Black leather sheath with black aluminum clip included. Could be clipped anywhere, boot, belt, backpack, etc. The item "Vintage GERBER R. LOVELESS BOOT / BELT KNIFE / DAGGER + HARNESS A786" is in sale since Wednesday, November 11, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Knives, Swords & Blades\Collectible Fixed Blade Knives\Vintage Fixed Blade Knives\Factory Manufactured". The seller is "projecttmf" and is located in Baltimore, Maryland. This item can be shipped to United States.