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Dinner Knife

1971.1884.1 (RS233040)

Description

Silver dinner knife with a hammered oval handle and a rounded blade.

Details

Maker
Palmer & Bachelders (Maker)
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
"Ralph May" (Engraved on the back of the handle)
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Knife, Dinner
Knife, Eating
knives
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1971.1884.1
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
48691
Reference Notes
Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

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