Object Title

Knife

Knife

Date

1918

Object Number

X.1785

Provenance

Presented 16 November 2004

Physical Description

A Great War pattern fighting knife comprising a bowie type blade and cast brass knuckle guard that can also be used a as a knuckle duster. There is a leather sheath with a belt loop.

Dimensions

BladeLength63.8in.
BladeLength1620mm

Inscriptions and Marks

On grip, on outside, stamped or cast in: U.S. 1918 over L F & C-1918.

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