Damaged. Most Buck knives have some value, UNLESS they are damaged. A knife in rough, rusty, pitted condition with damaged
handles won't be worth much, no matter how old it is. So, even if it is poor, it can have some value but perhaps not as much as you might think.
What is a valuable Buck knife?
The current record for a Buck knife is more than $4,000.00 for an early rare type in mint condition.