Victorinox Swiss Army Knives (historical photos)

See also Vintage Swiss Army Knives for more photos and information.

Victorinox Soldier and Officer's Knives:

Soldiers' Knife (left panel)
1. 1891 wooden scales 144g
2. 1908 fibre scales 125g
3. 1951 fibre, stainless-steel 90g
4. 1954 fibre with bushings 90g
5. 1961 alox red 72g
6. 1965 alox silver 72g
7. 1980 alox with Swiss emblem
Officers' Knife (right panel)
1. 1897 fiber scales
2. 1909 fibre scales with Cross, since 1923 also stainless
3. 1937 Celluloid scales
4. 1946 new can opener
5. 1951 new can opener and alox linings
6. 1961 new reamer and invisible rivets
7. 1968 attachment ring instead of shackle
Reference: The Knife and Its History Written on the occasion of the 100th. anniversary of Victorinox

Victorinox Soldiers' Knife (c 1891):



Victorinox Officers' Knife (c 1897):

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[Photos courtesy of Victorinox Photopress]
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