Paper knife made from H.M.S. 'Resolute'
Paper knife made from part of a beam from HMS 'Resolute'. 'RESOLUTE' is carved in in cut-out work along handle.
|Display location:||Display - Polar Worlds Gallery|
|Events:||Arctic Exploration: Franklin Search Expedition, McClintock, 1857-1859|
|Vessels:||Resolute (purchased 1850)|
|Date made:||circa 1879; before 1894|
|People:||Hamilton, Richard Vesey|
|Credit:||National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London.|
|Measurements:||Overall: 3 mm x 253 mm x 36 mm|
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