1950's Matson Lines Ocean Liner Souvenir Pocket / Grooming Knife
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1950's Matson Lines Ocean Liner Souvenir Pocket / Grooming Knife

Code: ol50009ml


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a great circa 1950s souvenir pocket or grooming knife for Matson Lines. Established in 1926 with the purchase of Oceanic Steamship Company, Matson ran routes all over the Pacific. The knife has the company's enameled red swallowtail pennant on one of the mother of pearl slabs. It is in excellent condition and has a scissor, and three blades, one with a file surface.

VINTAGE: Circa 1950s.

SIZE: Approximately 13/16" in height and 2-3/4" in length.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Steel, mother of pearl, enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Folding blades/scissor.

MARKINGS: AS maker mark on one blade.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a 1950s ocean liner collection that we will be listing more of over the next few months. MEX14 LHEX6/14 SLFEX7/16 SeIEX8/16

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The knife has very little wear.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.