Boy Scout Knife

Boy Scout Knife

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Object Name
knife, folding
knife, Scout
Object Type
cutlery
Other Terms
Knife; Personal Utensils; Cutlery; Folding; Pocket
date made
c. 1899-1928
maker
Challenge Cutlery Co.
place made
United States: Connecticut, Bridgeport
Physical Description
steel (blade, springs material)
bone (scales material)
nickel silver (bolsters, shield, shackle material)
brass (linings, pins material)
Measurements
overall, stored closed: 3/4 in x 4 7/16 in x 7/8 in; 1.905 cm x 11.27125 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
DL.59.0997C
catalog number
59.0997C
accession number
111627
Credit Line
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
subject
Boy Scouts of America
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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