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

Dimensions

8.5 x 0.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Phoebe McKernan

Accession Number

1980.445AB