Striking letter opener with an oval shaped emblem made from heritage pewter, a unique fine pewter alloy containing silver. This "silver pewter" provides a bright, luxurious finish and will retain its rich luster for generations. The back side of the emblem is stamped with text, "H.L. Hunley Submarine was designed and built in Mobile, AL. Operated by an 8-man crew, it was the first sub to sink an enemy ship, USS Housatonic, in 1864 off the coast of Charleston, SC." Made in USA!