A Pictorial History of the Pocket Blade, From 600 BC to Present

History of the Pocket Knife

Cool Material has a quick plus informative graphic history of the wallet knife, beginning with a jackknife discovered in Australia that dates back to around 600 to 500 BC. Also to the list are a variety of portable equipment from the Romans and the Vikings, by means of Swiss Army knives and switchblades, along with a handy guide to the different kinds of the popular slipjoint knife.

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