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Clasp or folding knife with horn scales. Blade stamped with maker's mark on one side near its base.

Date

1800-1850


Geography


Material/Technique

Horn, steel


Dimensions

Overall (open): 21 1/2 in. (54.6 cm)
Other (closed): 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm)


Credit

Bequest of Annabel Lee Fry in honor of Addison Butler Atkins, 1944


Marks

Stamped on one side of the blade near the base: "SHAW".


Object Number

W-1421


Colors


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