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Pocket Knife By Joseph Westby


Maker: Joseph Westby

Category: Other Travel Items

Subcategory: Miscellaneous

A Penknife with antler scales by Joseph Westby of Sheffield.

The knife has a 2 3/4 inch long blade with a shorter blade of 1 3/4 inches, a spike and a pair of removable tweezers. The scales are made of antler horn and both blades are stamped Hand Forged. The larger blade is also marked Sheffield England to the opposite side whilst the shorter blade is stamped Joseph Westby. The pocket knife also has an unused, small, oval engraving plate to the handle. Circa 1900.

Closed Size is Given.

  • Dimensions:
    H 2cm x W 10cm x D 1.5cm
    H ¾" x W 3.85" x D ½"

  • Year: Circa 1900
  • Medium: Steel, Antler Horn
  • Country: England
  • Signed: Joseph Westby, Hand Forged, Sheffield England
  • Condition: Good, Both blades show signs of sharpening. Pick is tarnished to the point.
  • Reference Number: 80186