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    A leather sheath for my new knife.

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    Very pretty.
     
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    You made the sheath?
     
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    Nice sheath, but I'm more interested in the knife! Where did you get it, and how much did it cost (if you don't mind sharing), because I really dig the inlay work in the handle.
     
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    It's beautiful!
     
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    Picked up the knife at the Gallup, NM flea market for $40, a steal because they can go for up to $150.
     
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    Yup, my first one though it did take three prototypes to work out the mistakes. Used some old cheap leather I already had for the prototypes.
     
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    Nice piece of work. Where did you get the medallion. And yeah the knife is cool as hell.
     
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    The rosette (concho) is Nickle Silver and they're available online but I bought mine here at a local jewelry supply store called Thunderbird Supply Co. As for the leather it's veggie tanned from Tandy though I would prefer a natural brain tanned leather.
    Tandy also has it's share of rosettes (conchos), etc. but I like the local stores, I know exactly what metals I'm buying.
     
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    Seems the pictures go away when I log out of Google Photos so I'm trying something else.

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