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Set of knives

Description

Set of twelve vermeil knives (one missing) with beaded edges and molded shell ornament on handles. Part of a flatware set of knives, spoons, and forks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1820
possibly
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
silver (metal)
vermeil
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
flatware
place knives
Set, Flatware
silver (metal)
vermeil
Accession Number
1958.332.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
294156
Related Items
Title Set of spoons Accession number 1958.332.2 Relationship Set
Title Set of forks Accession number 1958.332.3

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