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Object Name Knife, Pocket
Catalog Number 0985.11.00038
Description The pocket knife consists of steel, brass, and shell; it has folding spring lock double blades.
Dimensions L-3 inches
Owned owner/user unknown;
unidentified Confederate soldier (owner)
Provenance Unknown. Believed to have belonged to a Confederate soldier from Virginia.

[A history exists for "a pocket knife, over a hundred years old, that belonged to (the donor's) grandfather who was a Confederate soldier from Virginia," which was presented to the Tennessee Room. As this is the only unidentified pocket knife from the TN Room, it is believed this history is attributed to this object.]
People
unidentified Confederate soldier