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Table Knife

1986.773 (RS24905)

Description

The handle is of stering silver in a elongated tear drop shape, molded in a pattern of ribs and leaves (acanthus?). The blade is stainless steel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1950
Inscriptions
On the side of the handle is: STERLING HANDLE.
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
silver (metal)
stainless steel
sterling silver
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
cookware
foliation (pattern)
KNIFE, TABLE
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Silver
silver (metal)
stainless steel
Steel
Sterling Silver
sterling silver
table knives
Dimensions
8.75 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.773
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51117
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