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Myerchin Shacklelock Captain's Model
Captain's Model

Sailors'
Rigging Knife
with
Marlinspike and Pocket Clip
4 3/4 inch closed
Hand Engraved Bolsters Available!

Myerchin Shacklelock Captain's ModelCaptain's ModelSailors'Rigging KnifewithMarlinspike and Pocket Clip4 3/4 inch closedHand Engraved Bolsters Available!
<b><font size = 4 color ="#0000FF"><i>Myerchin Shacklelock Captain's Model</font><br>Captain's Model</i><br>Sailors'<br>Rigging Knife</i><br>with<br>Marlinspike and Pocket Clip<br>4 3/4 inch closed<br>Hand Engraved Bolsters Available!</b>
Item#K144B/MYERCAPTAINWCLIP
$475.00
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Hand Engraved Bolsters:
Ivory/Type/Color:
Scrimshaw Design:
Scrimshawed Name, Initials, or Date Max 12 letters:
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Product Description


With Leather Belt Sheath Or Soft Zippered Storage Pouch

New! Hand Engraved Bolsters Now Available!

"(of prejudice) Sometimes, it's like a hair across your cheek. You can't see it, you can't feel it with your fingers, but you keep brushing at it because the feel of it is irritating."
Marian Anderson

Collectors please take note!
This Shacklelock Mechanism Captain's Model Myerchin Folder is no longer being produced, and we have only a few available. It is now a collector's item.



Everyone wants Myerchin scrimshaw pocket knives. They are the most rugged, safest and beautiful of all folding rigging knives out there. Sailors from all over the world clamor for these collectible ivory knives. Each one is guaranteed for life and is considered one of the most well-made scrimshaw folding knives ever created.

You can get either a full-smooth hawk's blade bill or a three quarter serrated blade for only $10 more. (Both are hollow ground for sharpness and this model above has a pocket clip that is removable. Please see insert B. Insert D shows folder with clip removed).

Insert A shows the option "Fossil Walrus Oosik Ivory With Light Ivory Inlay For Scrimshaw (shown with hand-engraved bolsters)." Insert C shows etching of Chesapeake Bay Skipjack.

The Myerchin is simple to open when needed thanks to a large opening in the 3 1/2 inch blade that replaces the nail nick. There is an independent locking mechanism for the blade and marlinspike. It has a German construction equivalent for 440C with anti-corrosion elements. There is stainless bail for tether and a shackle slot in the blade.

These scrimshaw knives come with a genuine leather belt sheath or a long term storage case. Knife shown is personalized with client's boat and name banner. Shown with Medium Light Fossil Walrus Ivory scales.

If there are any sailors out there, then you'll want the ultimate sailor's option. That's a captain's model Myerchin that has hand engraved bolsters. Each one is unique and created by a master engraver and has a maroon liner. This is the perfect presentation knife, or nautical gift!

We will scrimshaw 1) a ship from our designs shown below, and 2) your name, initials, or the date on the Fossil Ivory scales at no charge. As an option, we will scrimshaw an etching of a ship of your choice, your own boat (sail or power), or your favorite scene on one side - Just email or snailmail us a picture.


Below are the available colors of our fossil ivories. Our high quality fossilized ivories have been reclaimed from the ground after sharing the earth for up to 30 millennia! Even after all this time, Fossil Ivory remains warm and sensuous organic ivory; it is not petrified. It has developed its beautiful colors by taking up minerals from the earth and these colors are impossible to match in any contemporary ivories by modern processes.

Fossil Ivory Colors

Fossil Ivory Colors



Fossil Ivory Colors

Scrimshaw Design Options


These are our regular
Scrimshaw Design Etchings.
In addition to these designs,
as an added option,
you may send us a
picture of your choice
for a
commission price quote.




We Use No Elephant Ivory, Nor Contemporary Ivories of Any Kind.
Every piece of Sperm Whale Ivory we sell, is registered with the Department of Commerce, and comes with a Department of Commerce registration number.


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Don't see exactly what you want? We also do commission pieces. Need a really special holiday or other gift? From jewelry, buttons (knitters take note!), knives, fountain pens, corkscrews, pistol grips, ball point pens and mechanical pencils, desk accessories, Fossil Ivory ship models, ship half hulls, Nantucket and Lightship Baskets, to custom whole Sperm Whale Teeth or whole Walrus Tusks. We handcraft fossil ivory sailing/nautical trophies to order. We will handcraft and even personalize any piece with a scrimshawed name, initials or design of your choice. Imagine an etching of your own boat [power or sail] on any of our pieces for a completely unique and personalized treasure or gift! (Our website is not large enough to show all of the different pieces we have made to order!) Just email us at studio@ancientivories.com and let us know your needs!

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