Hoffman Reproductions
Specializing in Historically Correct 18th and 19th Century Cutlery
" Behold, I Myself have created the smith who blows the fire of coals, and brings out a weapon for its work..."     Isaiah 54:16
Hoffman Reproductions
Specializing in Historically Correct 18th and 19th Century Cutlery
" Behold, I Myself have created the smith who blows the fire of coals, and brings out a weapon for its work..."     Isaiah 54:16
Previously sold Items
        *Although items on this page have been sold they can be made to order if you find a particular one that you like*

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18th century styled pistol grip belt knife with 6 1/2" blade and 4 1/2" bone handle.  Knife carries iron rivets and bolster.
   18th century styled pistol grip belt.  Made with a 6 1/2" hand forged blade.  4 1/2" bone handle carries iron rivet's and bolster.
 18th century styled spike tomahawk that was copied from one found in Bucks County PA.  Hand forged blade measures 7" with a 1 7/8" cutting edge.  17" hickory handle. Original was dated to the 1750's.
18th century styled pistol grip belt knife with hand forged 6 1/2" blade, 4 1/2" curly white oak handle with two iron rivets.
18th century style sword knife based on styling from the mid 1700's.  8 1/2" hand forged blade carries a hand filed fuller, 4 1/2" curly white oak handle carries pewter bolster and hand forged iron guard.
A fan of variuos 18th century styled belt axes
2 -18th century styled belt knives.  One is of a Rifleman's style with 8 1/4" hand forged blade,  4 1/2" curly maple handle with iron mounts.  The other is a pistol grip style with 5 " hand forged blade and 4 1/2" curly maple handle which carries 2 copper rivets.
18th century styled Rifleman's with sheath and copper powder charger. Hand forged 9' blade with 4 1/2" curly maple handle with brass hardware and pewter ferrule.
18th century styled patch knife with hand forged 4" blade,  3 1/2"  deer antler handle carries 2 iron rivets.
18th century styled pistol grip belt knife with a 8  1/4" hand forged blade.  4  1/2" bone handle carries 3 copper rivets and iron bolster.
18th century styled hammer polled belt axe with hand hewn 16 1/2" curly maple handle.  Hand forged head with 2  1/2" cutting edge.
18th century styled dirk blade belt knife with hand forged 8  1/2" blade  4 1/2" hand turned ash handle with iron hardware.
18th century styled turned handle belt knife with  7 " blade and 4  1/2" walnut handle carries pewter bolster.
2   1750's  styled belt axes that were based on original's.  The hand forged blade s have 2  1/2" cutting edges and 14 1/2" hand hewn hickory handles.
18th century styled pistol grip belt knife with a 7 1/2" hand forged blade.  4  1/2" handle carries bone slabs and brass hardware.
18th century styled pistol grip belt knife  made with a 7" blade and 4  1/2" cherry handle which carries 2  iron rivets.
2  18th century styled knives.  One an English trade knife the other a pistol grip.  7 " blades on both.  Curly maple for top knife handle and walnut for bottom.  Both handles are 4 1/2"
1750's styled belt axe with hand forged head carrying  a  2 1/2" cutting edge and 14 1/2" hickory handle.  The knives are all 18th century styled pistol grips with various mounts.
18th century styled powder horn strap made of finger woven hemp with oak tanned leather ends.
  Closely based on an original confederate  D- guard bowie from the 1860's.  Hand forged  11 1/2"  blade with a 5 " oak handle.  Brass mounts.
  18th century styled hammer polled belt axe with hand forged head carrying a 2 1/2" cutting egde.  16 1/2" curly maple handle.
18th century stled shot pouch.  Made of 3/4 oz. oak tanned leather.  Carries a hand forged iron buckle and hand made copper flat button.
 18th century styled French Trade or " Boucheron" knife.  based on an orginal piece.  Hand forged blade with faceted maple handle carries 2 iron rivets.  Oak tanned leather sheath.
 Close copy of a John Nowill & Son's early 19th century trade knife.  Hand forged 6 1/2" blade with 4 1 /2" walnut slabs handle which carries 5 iron rivets.  The walnut for this handle was taken from salvaged wood dated to 1828.
 Hammer polled belt axe with hand forged blade carrying a cutting edge of 2 1/4".   17" red oak handle.  Based on an original dating from the 1750's.
  18th century styled Riflemans knife with hand forged  6" blade and iron mounts.  Hand turned 4 1/2"  cherry handle.
   2  18th  century styled felling axes.  One with   a  4 1/2"  cutting edge and the other with a 3 ".   32" hickory handle on top,  25" oak handle on bottom.
    English styled belt axe  based on an original dating from the mid-18th century.  Hand forged head with a 3  1/2" cutting edge.  15" hickory handle.
  18th century styled dirk blade  belt knife with a 6 " hand forged blade, iron mounts and a hand turned  4 1/2"  walnut handle.   Oak tanned leather sheath.
  18th century styled Riflemans with a 8 1/4" hand forged blade, iron mounts and a 4 1/2" curly maple grip.  Hand sewn oak tanned leather sheath.
  2  18th century style spring back penny knives.  3 " blades with 3 1'2" handles.  Top is in curly maple wood and the other is of cherry.
  18th century styled dirk blade belt knife with hand forged 6 1/2"  blade which carries hand made copper mounts.  4  1/2"  hand turned ash handle.
  18th century styled hammer polled belt axe and pistol grip belt knife.  Both have hand forged blades.  The axe carries a 2" cutting edge and the knife, a 5 1/2" blade.  Maple wood for both handles.
  18th century styled turned handle belt knife.  6 1/2" hand forged blade with 4 1/2" maple wood handle which carries a pewter bolster.
 3 -18th century styled knives.  2 riflemans styled, 1 a turned handle.  4 1/2" handles on all.  Walnut for top, antler for middle and curly maple for bottom.  Hand forged blades in  8 1/4"  8 1/2"  and 6".
  18th century styled turned handle belt knife.  Hand forged  6 1/2" blade with 4 1/2" hickory handle with pewter bolster.
  2  18th century styled belt axes.  One an English with a 3 1/2" hand forged blade.  The other  has been based on an original from the Revolutionary War period.  It has a hand forged head with a 2" blade.  Top axe has a 16" hickory handle and the bottom one has a  13 1/2" curly maple one.
  An 18th century knife and axe set.  The axe has a hand forged blade with a 2" cutting edge, 13" white oak handle.  Pistol grip knife has a 7" blade made with steel taken from an antique cross cut saw blade.  4 1/2" curly maple grip carries 2 copper rivets.
  18th century pistol grip made from a file.  Hand forged 7  1/2" blade.   4  1/2" curly maple handle carries 3 iron rivets and brass bolster.
  18th century dagger based on an original from the 18th century.  7 1/2" hand forged blade with 4 1/2" maple handle.  Hand forged iron guard. 
  18th century styled Riflemans knife.   8 1/4" hand forged blade with a 4 1/2" maple handle which carries a pewter ferrule and iron guard.
  18th century styled English belt axe which has been based on one dating from the mid-1700's.  Hand forged blade with 3 1/4" cutting edge.  16" hickory handle.
  18th century pistol grip belt knife with  8 1/2" hand forged blade.  4  5/8" handle carries bone slabs, iron rivets, and iron bolster.
  1750's styled belt axe.  Hand forged head with 2 1/2" cutting edge.  14"  Maple handle.
  4 18th century styled English Trade Knives.  7" blades with 4 1/2"  cherry and walnut handles.
  Based on an original Spanish knife dating from the late 1790''s.   Hand forged blade with black horn grip.
  18th century styled French Biscayne belt axe.  Hand forged head with a 2 1/2" cutting edge. 15" hickory handle.
  Axe and Knife set.  Both are based on 18th century originals.  2 1/2" cutting edge on axe with 17" curly maple handle.  Knife has a 8 1/4" hand forged blade with a 4 1/2" curly maple handle.  Brass hardware.
  18th century styled turned handle belt knife.  Hand forged 7" blade with 4 1/2" curly maple handle which carried a pewter bolster.  Hand sewn oak tanned sheath.