switchblade

switchblade

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Currently not on view
Object Name
switchblade
Object Type
cutlery
Other Terms
Knife; Personal Utensils; Cutlery; Folding; Pocket
date made
ca 1905 - 1925
place made
Belgium
Physical Description
steel (blade, spring, locking bar, possibly some pins material)
horn, stag (scales material)
nickel silver (bolsters, pommels, press- and safety buttons, possibly some pins material)
brass (linings, possibly scale pins material)
Measurements
overall, stored closed: 1/2 in x 4 5/16 in x 1 1/16 in; 1.27 cm x 10.95375 cm x 2.69875 cm
ID Number
DL.59.1010O
catalog number
59.1010O
accession number
111627
Credit Line
Estate of Charles F. Wiebusch
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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