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Catalog Number 2010.090.073
Description WWII Marine Corp US M3 Knife, 1943. H. Boker & Co. Used for hand to hand combat. Solid metal knife with a ribbed wooden handle. "US M 3 H BOKER & CO. / 1943" pressed into one side; "BOKER" pressed into other side within a pressed shape of a cross on its side on blade next to handle.
Object Name Knife, Weapon
Collection 3D - Armaments
Title WWII Marine Corp US M3 Knife, 1943
Date 1943
Creator Boker & Co.
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text "US M 3 H BOKER & CO. / 1943" pressed into one side; "BOKER" pressed into other side within a pressed shape of a cross on its side on blade next to handle.
Provenance WWII and Vietnam artifacts collected by Robert Taylor.
Dimensions H-2.25 W-11.625 D-1.125 inches
Search Terms WWII
War
Weapons
Subjects War
World War II
Knives
Fighting
Marines (Military personnel)