Pocket Knife

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

ca. 1950

GUSN

GUSN-51138

Description

A light brown leather sheath that is tooled with banding and leaf devices, holds a knife with a cylindrical handle. The leather case has a chain with a hook attached to it. The knife has brass fittings, and a shaped and inscribed steel blade.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pocket knives
accessories
birch (wood)
brass (alloy)
leather
steel (alloy)
Leather
Brass
Steel
Birch
KNIFE, POCKET

Inscription

Engraved on the blade is: Rauhavarre Puukkarehaas.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1986.801A,B

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Scandanavia

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.801AB