WW1 BRITISH ARMY JACK KNIFE 1913 PTN



  • WW1 Period British army 1913 ptn jack knife in fair used condition.The jack knife is complete with age related wear caused through use,the knife is maker marked and Sheffield made but the makers mark is not clear to see due to a poor stamping this has been photographed.The grips show age related wear and tear caused through use,the metal parts of the knife show age related colour with the merlin spike having some play when in the closed position but no play when opened out the blade of the jack knife shows signs of having been sharpened and retains good age related colour.The jack knife is 12 cm long when all parts are closed into the knife the knife has no other markings other than the maker mark, the condition of the jack knife is in well used fair condition but would still make a good display item at a reduced price due to it condition,please see the photographs for further detail.Only available to customers over 18 years of age and is post free for UK customers.
    The pattern 6353/1905 jack knife was updated in 1913 just before ww1 with changes to the grips and the three attachments being made from the best cast steel. This model of jack knife was used by the British army up until 1939 when it was replaced with a smaller variant.Some examples do have dates for when they were made with the ww1 period example normally being undated and without the W/D markings although this can vary.

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