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Knife Sharpener

Description

Knife sharpener with an antler handle. Sharpener is a round file. Between the sharpener and the handle is a plain silver ferrule. Therre is a silver button-like cap on the end of the handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"STERLING" (Marked on edge of ferrule)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
antler
silver (metal)
sterling silver
Object type
Metalworking T&E
Descriptive terms
antler
File, Round
round files
silver (metal)
sterling silver
Dimensions
1 3/4 x 1 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1513
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
187772

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