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Knife set

1998.771 (RS22912)

Description

Knife set; wooden case w/ brass escutcheon engraved "RHT"; including set of pearl handled cutlery w/ silvered blades all engraved "RHT" on handles; 12 dessert knives, 12 dinner knives, 2 pairs of carvers and 2 pairs of knife rests.

Details

Maker
Wood & Cockayne (Maker)
Date
1869
Inscriptions
Imprinted stamp on blade of knives: ""WOOD & COCKAYNE/ 69 LORD ST LIVERPOOL""
Location of origin
Liverpool, England
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
pearl (animal material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
knives
Pearl
pearl (animal material)
SET, CARVING
sets (groups)
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
2.125 x 15.5 x 11.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.771
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22133

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