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Paper knife made from H.M.S. 'Resolute'
|Gallery location||Polar Worlds Gallery (Floor plans)|
|People||Provenance: Hamilton, Richard Vesey|
|Events||Arctic Exploration: Franklin Search Expedition, McClintock, 1857-1859|
|Vessels||Resolute (purchased 1850)|
|Description||Paper knife made from part of a beam from HMS 'Resolute'. 'RESOLUTE' is carved in in cut-out work along handle.|
|Date made||circa 1879|
|Credit||National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London.|
|Measurements||Overall: 3 mm x 253 mm x 36 mm|
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