Pocket sheath knife

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1900-1920

GUSN

GUSN-25998

Description

Pointed steel bowed blade closes into plastic handle w/ brass fittings. Brass lock stamped "DEPOSE" secures knife in upright position. Cylindrical cardboard sheath (b) lined w/ leather has openings for two knives.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pocket knives
accessories
brass (alloy)
leather
plastic (organic material)
steel (alloy)
Steel
Plastic
Brass
Leather
KNIFE, POCKET

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Personal Gear

Dimensions

8.5 x 0.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Phoebe McKernan

Accession Number

1980.445AB