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Carving Set

Description

Set of carving knife and fork with ivory handles. The handle is capped by a silver tip decorated with two ram heads. The fork has a retractable guard.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"JR" (Silver mark on end cap, also three other marks: alion, two castles and a profile.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
silver (metal)
sterling silver
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
carving knives
ivory (tooth component)
Set, Carving
silver (metal)
sterling silver
Accession Number
2006.44.1507
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
187781

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