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Descriptions
blade 128 wood handle 2 pivots collapsible 2 steel 2355
Names
pocket knife 7
Date:
ca. 1875
Dimensions:
handle length: 3.875 in, handle width: 1.125 in, knife length: 7.375 in, blade length: 3.75 in
Inscription:
left side of shank stamped: P. HOLMBERG/ESKILSTUNA/SWEDEN
Remarks:
Pocket knife, collapsible. Wood handle with metal bands at both ends and rectangular hole through the center. Knife steel blade pivots 180 degree into a folded steel band shank which fits into handle with blade open or closed; narrow steel band spring snaps into a notch in the handle to lock the shank in place.
Accession Number:
1.69.1256

Not currently on display


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