Artist English
  • Hunting Knife
Date 1850/1900
Medium Steel, brass and deer antler
Dimensions Length of knife: 9 7/8 in.
25.1 cm
width at guard: 2 1/4 in.
5.7 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Roy E. Leatherman
Accession Number 62.255.1
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Inscriptions Stamped on ricasso: Manson/Sheffield
possibly between 1902-1912, acquired by Roy E. Leatherman, U.S. Marshal in the Indian Territory (later Oklahoma, USA) and the Territory of New Mexico (later New Mexico, USA);
Mrs. Roy. E. Leatherman (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1962-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)