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1971.889AB (RS117860)

Description

Handle and case decorated with Gothic motifs: trefoil, quatrefoil, a keel arch and bosses.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Location of origin
Germany
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Multiple Use Artifact
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Gothic Revival
Quatrefoil
quatrefoils
SCISSORS
scissors
Steel
steel (alloy)
Trefoil
trefoils (geometric motifs)
Dimensions
2.375 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.889AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5607

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