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Table Knife

Description

Double edge; rounded end; ivory handle swelled with pointed end

Details

Maker
Dame, Stoddard & Kendall (Maker)
Date
1840-1859
Inscriptions
Marked at blade near handle, ""DAME, STODDARD/ &/ KENDALL/ BOSTON""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
metal
plating (metal coating)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
KNIFE, DINNER
metal
Plated
plating (metal coating)
table knives
Unidentified Metal
Vegetable Ivory
Dimensions
8.25 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.416.4
Credit Line
Bequest of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
62542

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