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Luncheon Knife

1971.1885.2 (RS227137)

Description

One of a set of four. Silver luncheon knife with a pointed oval handle and a rounded blade.

Details

Maker
Crosby, Morse & Foss (Silversmith)
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
Engraved with: MEM Struck: CROSBY, MORSE & FOSS/925 Maker is unidentified.
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Descriptive terms
Fiddle Thread
Knife, Eating
Knife, Luncheon
Silver
silver (metal)
table knives
Accession Number
1971.1885.2
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
16893

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