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Luncheon Knife

1969.646.3.3 (RS219861)

Description

One of a set of twelve. Silver luncheon knife. Oval handle with an engraved geometric pattern on the base.

Details

Maker
Christofle (Silversmith)
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
"CHRISTOFLE/ PARIS" (Engraved on the blade)
Location of origin
Paris, France
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Descriptive terms
Knife, Eating
Knife, Luncheon
silver (metal)
table knives
Accession Number
1969.646.3.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
16717

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