Gilbert, Arizona –-(Ammoland.com)- Knife Rights’ Freedom’s Steel VI Victory’s Edge Bowie raised $120,000 for NRA’s Institute for Legislative Action at the NRA Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia last week. The stunning Transition Damascus Bowie forged by Master Smith J.R. Cook with dazzling 25K Gold overlays, inlays and engraving by Firearms Engravers Guild of America President Barry Lee Hands saw spirited bidding at the annual NRA-ILA Dinner and Auction concluding with a standing ovation for the winning bidder at $120,000!.
Named in honor of President Trump’s election victory that secured the future of the Second Amendment, Knife Rights Founder and Chairman Doug Ritter noted he was, “thrilled to affirm our commitment to our shared goal of preserving the Second Amendment for future generations in such a spectacular fashion.” Referencing the dramatic rope-cutting demonstration on stage just prior to the bidding’s start, he quipped, in the understatement of the evening, “not too bad for a slightly used knife.”
Mark Zalesky, editor of Knife Magazine, noted that, “as far as I can recall, this is an all time record price for a handmade knife at a public auction. Congratulations to Knife Rights, J.R. Cook and Barry …Read the Rest