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Knife Sharpener

1971.1092 (RS221843)

Description

Metal knife sharpener with a bone handle. Two steel wheels bracketed together.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bone (material)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Metalworking T&E
Descriptive terms
bone (material)
Sharpener, Knife
Sharpener, Metal
Sharpener, Tool
steel (alloy)
Accession Number
1971.1092
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6019

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