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A Buffalo Bill Center of the West Virtual Exhibit
Curated by: Esjay


1.69.1407
case | knife | blade | strin...
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Exhibit notes: Extra pokey

Museum record: 1.69.1407 | knife length: 15.125 in, case length: 9.5 in | Double edged steel blade hand knife with wooden handle having some etching. Metal case with curved top and string attached to knob on side, n.d. Inscribed design on one side, plain on the other. This is of tourist quality, not true weapon quality | 1.69.1407.JPG | inscribed design | case | knife | blade | string attached | metal | case | steel | handle | double edged | etching | wooden

NA.102.76
knife | metal | handle | woo...
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Exhibit notes: nice Green River

Museum record: NA.102.76 | L: 8.625 in, width: 1.125 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss. | Stamped on blade: Green River I. Wilson sycamorest Shefield England hand forged, On tape on other side of blade: 2529 | Utensils and implements - Hunting. Knife - butcher knife, metal blade, wooden handle, new. | NA.102.76.JPG | na.102.76.jpg | knife | metal | handle | wooden | blade

1.69.990A
knife | steel | handle | bon...
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1.69.990A | ca. 1890 | overall length: 18.5 in, blade length: 13.5 in, scabbard length: 16.5 in | Gift of Robert Anderson | (A) Machete type steel bladed knife with bone handle. | 1.69.990A&B.JPG | 1.69.990a.jpg | knife | steel | handle | bone | leather | blade | rawhide

1.69.620A
knife | blade | brass | leat...
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Exhibit notes: Would make a great letter opener

Museum record: 1.69.620A | ca. 1875 | overall length: 13.25 in, blade length: 8 in, scabbard length: 9.25 in | (A) Steel bladed knife with Mother-of-Pearl inlay handle. Part of Buffalo Bill's edged weapon collection. Engraved cross with heart on blade. | 1.69.620A&B.JPG | 1.69.620a.jpg | heart | cross | knife | blade | brass | leather | steel | mother of pearl | handle

1.69.958A
Collins & Co. | knife | leat...
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1.69.958A | ca. 1890 | overall length: 17 in, blade length: 11.5 in | Scabbard - stamped at top: Collins & Co./(arm and hammer in crown)/Lecitimus/14 | Steel bladed butcher knife with wood handle. | 1.69.958a.jpg | stamped | knife | leather | wood | handle | blade | steel | Collins & Co.

NA.102.20A
knife | blade | wood | steel...
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NA.102.20A | overall length: 9 in, blade length: 5.055 in | Utensils and implements - Hunting (could also be used for fighting). Knife - Carved wooden handle with triangular steel blade. | na.102.20a.jpg | knife | blade | wood | steel | handle | carved

NA.502.157
Northwest Coast | Kwakiutl |...
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NA.502.157 | L: 16.5 in, width: 2.75 in | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Wood handle wrapped in leather, end carved in shape of birds head, horse hair attached to top; large grooved metal blade. ---Purchased by the BBMA from the above source. | NA.502.157.JPG | na.502.157.jpg | eagle | knife | Kwakiutl | Northwest Coast | wood carving | knife | hair | wrapped | blade | carved | leather | wood | horse | metal | handle | Northwest Coast | Kwakiutl

1.69.744
M.S.A. Co., Gladstone, Mich....
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1.69.744 | ca. 1900 | overall length: 12 in, blade length: 7.5 in | Gift of Larry Larom | Engraved near guard: M.S.A. Co./Gladstone,/Mich. U.S.A. | Steel bladed knife with leather wrapped handle and bone butt, brass guard. | 1.69.744.jpg | knife | blade | steel | leather | handle | brass | M.S.A. Co., Gladstone, Mich., U.S.A.

NA.504.266
Northern Plains | pipe tomah...
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NA.504.266 | L: 20.125 in, width: 7 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection | Ritual and Recreation: Smoking and Narcotics. Steel triangular curved blade with brass base and pipe bowl all in one piece; wooden handle/stem with a row of brass tacks on the bottom near the blade, hot file marks. | NA.504.266.JPG | na.504.266.jpg | file marks | pipe tomahawk | tacks | brass | wood | triangular | handle | steel | blade | Northern Plains

NA.108.163
Plains | tomahawk | metal | ...
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NA.108.163 | 20th century | blade length: 7 in, blade width: 3 in, handle length: 24.5 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | Tomahawk with metal blade, wood handle with brass tacks. Head is large, axe type. Wood handle pristine, varnished with reddish stain, may be composite with older blade. Brass tack accents of crosses, lines on handle. | na.108.163.jpg | tomahawk | metal | brass tacks | wood | Plains