Seaman's Knife

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Title

Seaman's Knife

Subject

Seaman's Knife

Description

From the National Maritime Museum - Seaman's knife. Owned by W.T. Mumford (active 1854). Sheath-knife. The cast steel blade has a wooden handle, on one side of which is 'W.T. MUMFORD.CC. HMS RESOLUTE 1854' painted in red and on the other side is carved 'P/M'. The knife is complete with a leather sheath marked with the name 'W.MUMFORD'. This knife was received with the diary (MS79/190) kept by W.T. Mumford on the HMS 'Resolute'.

Creator

W.T. Mumford

Source

National Maritime Museum

Publisher

National Maritime Museum

Date

1854

Contributor

Chairman Meow

Format

Image

Identifier

WPN1542
https://collections.rmg.co.uk/collections/objects/78989.html

Files

e1624.jpg

Citation

W.T. Mumford, “Seaman's Knife,” Enlightenmens, accessed December 4, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/866.

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