Tag Archives: antiques

  • 121-Year-Old Whiskey Found in Scottish Time Capsule

    121-Year-Old Whiskey Found in Scottish Time Capsule

    Alcohol is not one of the standard-issue time capsule components, maybe because no one wants to waste good liquor on their descendants. But someone went against the standard formula over a hundred years ago, and now we have a newly-surfaced bottle of 121-year-old whiskey as a result. The bottle, which is unfortunately sans label so […]

  • Multiblade Folding Knife: “The Mother of All Swiss Army Knives”

    Multiblade Folding Knife: “The Mother of All Swiss Army Knives”

    Here are some surprising facts for you: 1. There exists a Swiss Army knife with 100 blades and other attachments. 2. It was made over 100 years ago. 3. It doesn’t have a bottle opener. I’m referring to the Multiblade Folding Knife commissioned in 1880 for the J. S. Holler & Co. cutlery store, now […]