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knife, folding

knife, folding

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Object Name
knife, folding
Object Type
cutlery
date made
c. 1875-1915
place made
United Kingdom: England, Sheffield, Sheffield
Physical Description
steel (blades, springs material)
bone (scales material)
nickel silver (bolsters, pins material)
brass (linings material)
Measurements
overall: 3/8 in x 3 1/8 in x 5/8 in;.9525 cm x 7.9375 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
DL.59.1116YY
catalog number
59.1116YY
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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