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3033T Marlborough
October 18, 2017 12:00PM - October 27, 2017 2:00PMCalender
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Carved Navy Pocketknife

$197$160
Auction: Sale #3033T - 3033T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 18, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Carved Navy Pocketknife, carved on one side "EUGENE PITT/USS. WASHINGTON/NO SLAVERY," with a cross, anchor, and heart on the opposite side, lg. 2 3/4 in.

Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio.
Estimate $250-350

Some staining on the grips, light rust spotting on the steel, and a broken cork screw.


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Nicholas A. Penachio