Friday, April 24, 2009

The Apache — A 19th Century Personal Protection Gadget

The Apache was a combination dagger, pepperbox, and knuckle duster manufactured and sold in the United States from 1870 through 1900. More pictures and history of this unique pocket weapon at the link.

Link, Via: Neatorama


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  2. I will do more research on this and see what I can come up with. Sorry the link no longer works.

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