Knife with a black bakelite handle.

Date Made: ca 1945

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of M. E. Vaill

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1994.3122.19Catalog Number: 1994.3122.19Nonaccession Number: 1994.3122

Object Name: Knife

Physical Description: bakelite (handle material)steel (blade material)Measurements: overall: 1.2 cm x 2.3 cm x 18.7 cm; 1/2 in x 7/8 in x 7 3/8 inoverall: 5/16 in x 7/8 in x 7 1/2 in; .79426 cm x 2.2225 cm x 19.05 cm


Record Id: nmah_1532

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