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Dinner Knife

1965.129.1 (RS233056)

Description

Silver dinner knife with a pointed oval handle and a rounded blade. Etched scroll and foliate design.

Details

Maker
Brown, Henry T. (Silversmith)
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
"Lydia" (Engraved on the handle)
Location of origin
USA
Material
bright cutting
plating (metal coating)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Descriptive terms
Aesthetic
bright cutting
Bright-Cut
Copper
Knife, Dinner
Knife, Eating
Plated
plating (metal coating)
Silver
silver (metal)
table knives
People and organizations
Trippe, Lydia Gardiner
Accession Number
1965.129.1
GUSN
55644

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