Tag: Solingen

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.

Multifunctional kitchen scissors FRIODUR by Zwilling.

Old Scissors red colored Friodur. German Industrial design. Multifunktional Kitchen scissor, helper.

Scissors “FRIODUR”  red

Old Scissors Blue colored Friodur. German Industrial design. Multifunctional Kitchen scissor, helper.

Scissors “FRIODUR” blue

Old Scissors Friodur. German Industrial design. Multifunktional Kitchen scissor, helper.

Scissors “FRIODUR”

Multifunctional kitchen scissors FRIODUR by Zwilling.

Scissors “FRIODUR”. Made by Zwilling (Twin) Solingen, Germany. In a special ice-hardening process these scissors are particularly refined. They are marked “FRIODUR”. There are many different colors. Still in production.

Asparagus peeler. Herbertz & Meurer, Pfiffikus peeler

German Kitchen tool, made in Solingen. Asparagus peeler, Herbertz & Meurer, Pfiffikus peeler

Herbertz & Meurer, Pfiffikus peeler

The figure shows three different knives. Two ordinary household knives. The blades have a serrated edges. They are used to cut tomatoes or similar vegetables. Made around 1970 in Solingen.

The right figure shows an asparagus peeler from the 60s. The brand is Pfiffikus. Made in Solingen by the company Herbertz & Meurer. The peeler is suitable for left-handers. It has an adjustable spacer so you can adjust the thickness of peel. Marked with manufacturer brand. Special model Description. A rare model of a peeler. This was like asparagus peeler used by professional asparagus peelers.