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Dinner knife

Description

Dinner knife, silver plate. Smooth surface. Unornamented save for maker's mark on blade.

Details

Maker
Rogers Brothers (Maker)
Date
1847-1853
Inscriptions
Engraved blade: ""1847 ROGERS BROS/ WARRANTED DWT""
Location of origin
Hartford, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
plating (metal coating)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
KNIFE, DINNER
Plated
plating (metal coating)
Silver
silver (metal)
table knives
Dimensions
9.125 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.604
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19702
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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