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Butter Knife

1974.304.4 (RS231977)

Description

Silver butter knife with a spatulate handle and a curved blade.

Details

Maker
Whiting Manufacturing Co. (Maker)
Date
1891
Inscriptions
Engraved and struck on handle: ""28"" [Whiting lion] ""PAT 1891/ D""
Location of origin
Providence, RI, USA
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
butter knives
Knife, Butter
Knife, Serving
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1974.304.4
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances W. Marrett
GUSN
16348

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