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Letter opener

Description

Ivory letter opener w/ white metal handle, ribbed. Ivory piece shaped w/ rounded end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
white metal
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
KNIFE, PAPER
letter openers
Unidentified Metal
Vegetable Ivory
white metal
Dimensions
6.25 x 0.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1988
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17848

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