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Nutpick

Description

Part of set of 12 nutpicks. Silver w/ foliate detail. Pointed tip. Contained in original box w/ purple felt and satin-weave interior. Exterior black w/ foliate imprinted detail.

Details

Maker
Rogers, Smith & Co. (Maker)
Date
1857-1877
Inscriptions
Engraved on back of stem: ""* ROGERS.SMITH & CO. A1""
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
NUTPICK
nutpicks
Silver
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1998.602.8
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19904
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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