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These are a few of my newly acquired rizzuto estileto milano knives. Jun 25, 2007 how much could i get for a 1950s rizzuto estileto milano switchblade its white,silver ends and gold buttons never been sharped. Rizzuto took an interest in the boy and his school, st. Italic season totals indicate player led all major leagues. Y my vintage rizzuto estileto milano knife was rem. Isola di capo rizzuto is a comune municipality in the province of crotone, calabria, italy.
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