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Fish Knife

Description

Pointed oval handle; raised V drop; serpentine blade. Beading is on handle.

Details

Maker
Stanwood, Henry B. (Silversmith)
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
Engraved: MGC Struck: Henry B. Stanwood G & S (inside ovals linked 1 by circle) 52 8 (See museum file for drawing.)
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
fish knives
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
KNIFE, FISH
scrolling foliage
Silver
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1969.763
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
618

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