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Vintage folding pocket knives 1950s

Vintage folding pocket knives 1950s. Mid-century design. Germany Solingen

Vintage folding pocket knives 1950s

Vintage folding pocket knives 1950s

Multi-functional pocket knives from Solingen Germany. Mid-century design of the 50s. The two upper pocket knives with plastic handles on horn-look, the bottom with a wooden handle. Each knife has one small and one large blade to a corkscrew.

Multifunktionale Taschenmesser aus Solingen Deutschland. Mid-century design der 50er Jahre. Die zwei oberen Taschenmesser sind mit Kunststoff Griffen on Horn Optik, das untere mit einem Holzgriff. Jedes Messer hat jeweils eine kleine und eine große Klinge dazu einen Korkenzieher.

Prien am Chiemsee with Bavarian Alps. Old postcard 1920s.

AK Prien am Chiemsee Germany. Old postcard 1920. Collectible

Prien am Chiemsee.

Prien am Chiemsee with Bavarian Alps. Old postcard 1920s.

In the background are the mountains of the Bavarian Alps. In the foreground, the village Prien with church and old architecture. Prien was in the middle of the 12th century (around 1158), established as an administrative center of the Counts of Falkenstein. Prien am Chiemsee was in the course of administrative reform in Bavaria in 1818 an independent political community. The health resort and spa resort is located directly on Lake Chiemsee. The name Prien derives from the Celtic name for the river Prien (Brigenna – “The coming out of the mountains”) from.