Object Title

Letter opener

Letter opener

Object Number



Purchased 20th September 2013. The seller purchased it from a Salisbury Flea Market in the 2000s.

Physical Description

Brass letter opener. Handle is of a cartridge with a Machine Gun Corps button attached to the end.


Dimensions: Length: 250 mm (9.8 in.), width: 70 mm (2.8 in.), depth: 25 mm (1 in.) Weight: 82 g (0.2 lb)

Inscriptions and Marks

FARBUS Apr 10 1917