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Dinner knife

1985.226.1 (RS118591)

Description

Flat, slightly curved steel blades w/ rounded ends. Curved bone handles terminating in domed circular discs. One disc missing. Marked, "Sanderson."

Details

Maker
Sanderson (Maker)
Date
1850-1900
Inscriptions
See description.
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
bone (material)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bone
bone (material)
KNIFE, DINNER
Steel
steel (alloy)
table knives
Dimensions
1.5 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.226.1
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25166

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