Knife, Flensing

Object ID
M1974.17.1
Category
Tools and Equipment for Materials, Food Processing T&E
Materials
wood; metal
Description
Flensing knife consisting of a tanged angular blade fitted into a tapered round wooden shaft with a metal collar at the blade end. The blade has beveled edges and a flat-lipped top back edge. The blade is 55.5cm. long, 4.5cm. Across where the blade fits into the collar. The shaft is 96cm. long.