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Carving Knife

Description

Carving knife with ivory handle. The handle is capped by a silver tip decorated with two ram heads.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"JR" (Silver mark on end cap, also three other marks: alion, two castles and a profile.)
"V R / illegible RODGERS & SONS" (Mark on knife blade, a crown is in between the V & R.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
carving knives
Knife, Carving
silver (metal)
Dimensions
1 1/8 x 3/4 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1507.2
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
187786

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