People of the Waters - Fur Trade
OPM #:
800-T57
Object Name:
Knife, Pocket
Description:
Folding pocket knife with horn scales held with three steel pins. 1" long iron bolster with three pronounced rings. The 3" long blade has small finger knob. The blade has been repeatedly sharpened and shows pronounced wear. Blade marked "WARRANTED" at base, along with another word that is badly worn but may say "Russel". Overall length closed is 4".
Collector:
Mitchell, Stephen D.
Material:
Horn/Steel
Culture/Period:
Pioneer
Fur Trade
Dimensions:
W-1 L-7.125 inches
Year Range from:
1830
Year Range to:
1860
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