This is a good quality mid 19th-century Blackwell antique folding small Victorian quill pen cutter - the slender blade designed for cutting quill pen nibs to shape.
High carbon steel blade.
Nickel silver pins. Brass liners.
Stamped 'BLACKWELL SHEFFIELD'
Fully working. The blade is still thick (not flimsy). Sturdy hinge with a strong snap to it.
Carbon steel, which unlike stainless steel, can be ground to a very sharp cutting edge. Early/antique folding knives were made using carbon steel.
DIMENSION: Length : CLOSED 5.7cm (2 1/4"). OPEN 9.8cm (3 7/8"). approx.
CONDITION: Good condition for its age, no damage.
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