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Ice Cream Knife

1971.1483 (RS118198)

Description

Oval pointed upturned handle with machine engraced allover pattern. Oblong blade is flat with engraved flowers. The center of the shovel is engraved with tiny diamonds.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1900
Inscriptions
Engraved: R
Associated Building
Used At Rundlet-May House. Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bright cutting
coin silver
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
bright cutting
Bright-Cut
coin silver
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
ice-cream knives
KNIFE, ICE CREAM
scrolling foliage
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
8.438 x 1.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1483
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48633

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