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Crumber

1971.1486 (RS225169)

Description

Silver crumber with a downturned oval handle and a rectangular blade. Scalloped edge with a recessed bottom. Butterfly and floral design.

Details

Maker
Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1865-1870
Inscriptions
"MM" (Engraved on the bottom of the handle)
Location of origin
Providence, RI, USA
Associated Building
Used At Rundlet-May House. Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Maintenance T&E; Housekeeping Equipment
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
Crumber
crumbers
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1971.1486
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48636
Reference Notes
Carpenter, Charles Hope, Author. Gorham Silver, 1831-1981. New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1982.

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