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it came in hard plastic package, not in a small box.
I've used the Whirlwind (however, I don't know how much the resemble eachother beyond handle and blade shape), which is similar to the BO, and liked it enough but it kept sliping out of my pocket.
Here is a collection of shields, and my attempt to put a date of use with them.
Tang stamps, steel, bolster and liner materials, blade etches, and scale materials all tell a part of the story. It is tricky, because one needs to be certain that the shield is original to the knife.
For the sake of argument, let's say that you can be sure ...
First of all, let me start by saying this is a work in progress.We know how difficult it is to determine the age of a Boker knife.