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Knife steel

1985.278 (RS117563)

Description

Elongated round blade which tapers to a pointed end. Tapered round bone handle w/ a silvered mount at join to blade. Corresponding mount at butt end missing.

Details

Maker
Worthy (Maker)
Date
1850-1875
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
bone (material)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bone
bone (material)
Knife
knives
Steel
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
1 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.278
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25017

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