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Title: Pocket knife
Item Name: Sea and Shipping


Steel and mother-of-pearl pocket knife, blackened blade with rounded end. This knife was used to cut free a seaman from the rigging of the brig 'Arrow' during the Great Gale of 10th-11th February 1871.

Year: 1871(pre)
Materials: steel; mother of pearl
Measurements: L:19.2cm, W:1.9cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 1995.653