Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Ava Gardner Owned Knife. Man's oldest and most faithful companion isn't his dog, but his knife. This specimen, once owned by Ava Gardner, takes its role to a new level. While its graceful 5" blade and 5.5" mother of pearl handle makes it too large to carry as a pocket knife, it begs to be proudly displayed. Old country construction by Spanish knife-makers Arcos Brothers adds to its lofty pedigree. This specialty "Arcos-Albacete" knife was given to Gardner by the famed Spanish bullfighter Luis Miguel Dominguin, with whom Gardner was romantically linked in the '50s. A glamorously lethal item, in Excellent condition.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2007
    14th-15th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 784

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2019 November 16 Entertainment - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    It was a great day! Thank you for the great work! I appreciate your help and attention on the sale.
    Richard L.,
    Island Park, NY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 July 20 - 21 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 July 20 - 21 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,934,237