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Dinner Knife

1971.1100 (RS221792)

Description

Metal knife with a bone handle and a rounded blade.

Details

Maker
Meriden Cutlery Company (Maker)
Date
1855
Inscriptions
"Meriden Cutlery, Co 1855, 12" (Stamped on the blade)
Location of origin
Meriden, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bone (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bone
bone (material)
Knife, Dinner
Knife, Eating
Silver
silver (metal)
table knives
Accession Number
1971.1100
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6028

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