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Letter Opener

Description

The letter opener has a handle of brass. At the tip of the handle, there is a sea shell design. Below that is a design of a bird in flight that is carrying a letter in its beak.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Knife, Paper
letter openers
Dimensions
10/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2661.2
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222499

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