Fred Bear started Bear Archery Company during the great depression because of his passion for bow hunting and bow craftsmanship. Bear Archery Company moved to Grayling, Michigan in 1947.
This Bear 'Grizzly' Recurve Bow has the Small Bear Logo Decal (reads Bear Glass Powered Bow Grayling, Mich.). Also has the 'Grizzly' Decal! It is also marked 30617 54# below the grip.
The patent decal reads: U.S. PAT 2,213,660 Patented 1953 (Canada). Please note that this patent covered the Working Recurve Limb.
It measures approximately 60" from tip to tip.
Beautiful wood, original leather grip (right-handed). String is not included.
This remarkable bow shows normal wear due to age. The leather above the arrow rest is slightly curled. There are no stress cracks in limbs. I have not attempted to clean this piece. The wood and craftsmanship is unparalleled. Overall this 1953 'Grizzly'Recurve Glass Powered Hunting Bow is deemed to be in Excellent Condition!
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