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Pocket Knife

2002.53.2 (RS239768)

Description

Blacksmith-made metal knife with a hinge allowing the blade to fold down into the handle. The handle has carved bone decoration nailed to either side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1799
Associated Building
Original To Peaslee Garrison House.
Material
bone (material)
metal
Object type
Personal Gear; Personal Assistive Artifacts
Places
Haverhill (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
bone (material)
Knife
Knife, Pocket
metal
pocket knives
Dimensions
1 1/8 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2002.53.2
Credit Line
Estate of Reginald S. Bacon
GUSN
265850
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