Nova Scotia Archives

Lunenburg by the Sea

Jessen silver knife


From the estate of Mrs. Annie F. Rudolf. Very sharp silver knife with elaborately engraved handle depicting a flatnosed face; the name 'Sweet' or 'Swift' engraved on the blade. This knife was formerly the property of Dettlieb Christopher Jessen, one of the original settlers of the town of Lunenburg.

Reference no.: Artifacts Collection Nova Scotia Archives no. 51.48