Four bladed penknife

Side view of a penknife showing the silver mounts. Side view of a penknife showing the concealed blades. Side view of a penknife showing the concealed blades. Side view of a penknife showing the concealed blades. Side view of a penknife showing the silver mounts. Side view of a penknife showing the concealed blades. Side view of a penknife showing the exposed blades. Side view of a penknife showing the exposed blades.
Side view of a penknife showing the silver mounts. Side view of a penknife showing the concealed blades. Side view of a penknife showing the concealed blades. Side view of a penknife showing the concealed blades. Side view of a penknife showing the silver mounts. Side view of a penknife showing the concealed blades. Side view of a penknife showing the exposed blades. Side view of a penknife showing the exposed blades.
Details
Object number
WCHL : 417
Country

Description

A penknife with four blades with horn scales which are tipped at both ends with silver mounts and a small silver bar on one. Date unknown. This natural plastic item forms part of the Worshipful Company of Horners collection.
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Dimensions
Width
12mm
Length
85mm
Method Note
scales
Material Note
plastic (natural)
animal
horn scales
metal mounts
silver
Colour