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Fish Knife

Description

Fiddle handle; short front midrib; rounded shoulders; pierced blade. Cartouche has Japanese landscape scene. Forms a pair with 1971. 290 B, fish-serving fork.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1875
Inscriptions
Engraved: M Struck: [bust] F [lion passant] (Unidentified pseudohallmark)
Material
engraving (printing process)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Cartouche
cartouches (ornament)
engraving (printing process)
Fiddle Thread
fish knives
KNIFE, FISH
S Curve
Silver
silver (metal)
Stipple Engraved
Accession Number
1971.290A
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
66967

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