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Dinner Knife

1933.1471.4 (RS225897)

Description

One of a set of four. Silver dinner knife with a pointed oval handle and a rounded blade. Josephine pattern.

Details

Maker
Gorham & Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1855
Inscriptions
"Fairbrother" (Engraved on the blade)
Location of origin
Providence, RI, USA
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
Knife, Dinner
Knife, Eating
silver (metal)
table knives
Accession Number
1933.1471.4
GUSN
16424
Reference Notes
Carpenter, Charles Hope, Author. Gorham Silver, 1831-1981. New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1982.

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Josephine Pattern

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