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Cake Knife

Description

Oval handle; short front midrib; pointed oval blade with scallop edge. Blade is perforated.

Details

Maker
Appleton, George B., 1855-1867 (Silversmith)
Date
1855-1870
Inscriptions
Engraved: MLS Struck: GEO. B. APPLETON SALEM
Location of origin
Salem, MA, USA
Material
aluminum (metal)
bright cutting
perforating
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aluminum
aluminum (metal)
bright cutting
Bright-Cut
cake knives
KNIFE, CAKE
Perforated
perforating
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Silver
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1971.289
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
56471

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