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Crumber

1969.683 (RS225130)

Description

Silver crumber with a pointed oval handle and a rectangular blade. Scroll, floral, and foliate pattern.

Details

Maker
Shreve, Brown & Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1857-1860
Inscriptions
"JBB" (Engraved on the handle)
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Maintenance T&E; Housekeeping Equipment
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cartouche
Crumber
crumbers
Fiddle Thread
Foliate
Silver
silver (metal)
Stipple Engraved
Accession Number
1969.683
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
47957
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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