The museum is open Fridays through Tuesdays 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free timed-entry passes are required. Review our latest visitor safety guidelines.

knife, folding; scissors

knife, folding; scissors

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Downloads
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
knife, folding
scissors
Object Type
cutlery
Physical Description
metal, white (part: handle material)
steel (part: blade material)
steel (part: scissors material)
tortoise shell (part: handle material)
brass (part: handle material)
Measurements
overall: 3/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 1/2 in;.9525 cm x 8.89 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
DL.67.0687
catalog number
67.0687
accession number
248268
Credit Line
Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
See more items in
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Comments

Add a comment about this object