|Object name||Knife, Shohet|
|Description||Shohet's knife, cattle, bone handle with wooden case lined with brown felt. Some rust stains. Case of roughly fashioned unvarnished wood with screw hinge at top.|
|Collection||National Museum of American Jewish History|
|Credit line||Gift of Dr. Jeanette S. Pontz and Joseph Silberman|
|Object ID number||1979.3.3 a-b|
|Place of Origin||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
Length is when fully opened; see diagram in image management for more exact measurements.
Object file says the knife's overall length is 14.5", and the blade is 1.5" wide, while the wooden case is 20.5" long and 2" wide.