knife, bowie

knife, bowie

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Object Name
knife, bowie
Object Type
cutlery
Other Terms
Knife; Personal Utensils; Cutlery; Hunting; Sheath
date made
mid 19th century
place made
United Kingdom: England, Sheffield, Sheffield
Physical Description
brass (part: handle material)
steel (part: blade material)
mother of pearl (part: handle material)
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 10 3/4 in x 2 in; 1.27 cm x 27.305 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
DL.379245
catalog number
379245
accession number
149905
Credit Line
W. C. Ballantyne
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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