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knife, folding

knife, folding

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Object Name
knife, folding
Object Type
cutlery
date made
c. 1899-1928
maker
Challenge Cutlery Co.
place made
United States: Connecticut, Bridgeport
Physical Description
nickel silver (shield, pins material)
brass (linings material)
steel (blades, springs material)
bone (scales material)
Measurements
overall, stored closed: 5/16 in x 3 in x 9/16 in;.79375 cm x 7.62 cm x 1.42875 cm
ID Number
DL.59.1010T
catalog number
59.1010T
accession number
111627
Credit Line
Wiebusch Gift
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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