Only a lone clue; the word Croatoan was all that was found carved on a tree when a new ship with supplies arrived to support the colony of Roanoke on the outer Banks of North Carolina in 1590. The knife used to carve CROATOAN, long lost to history, was probably something like this shape, minus the amazing 1/8″ A2 tool steel, Coffee sack micarta handle with a burlatex blue stripe. Full tang, blade measures 3 1/2″ and an OAL of 8 1/8″. This pattern would make an excellent EDC.
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