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Fruit Knife

1970.331.6 (RS227117)

Description

One of a set of six. Silver fruit knife with a mother of pearl handle and a pointed blade. Stamped floral band around the midsection.

Details

Maker
Landers, Frary & Clark (Silversmith)
Date
1880-1895
Inscriptions
"H" (Engraved on the handle)
Location of origin
New Britain, CT, USA
Material
mother of pearl
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
fruit knives
Knife, Eating
Knife, Fruit
mother of pearl
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1970.331.6
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Henrietta Herthel
GUSN
16841

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