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Butter knife

Description

Butter knife, silver. Small w/ smooth unornamented surface. Handle and blade separated by narrow band. Fine point at blade tip.

Details

Maker
Possibly Rogers, Smith & Co. (Maker)
Date
1857-1890
Inscriptions
Engraved on blade: ""ROGERS SMITH & CO. WARRANTED""
Location of origin
Meriden, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
butter knives
KNIFE, BUTTER
Silver
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1998.606.5
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19708
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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