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Letter Knife

Description

Rectangular; pointed blade; twist handle with spines; monogrammed

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1899
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
KNIFE, LETTER
letter openers
Vegetable Ivory
People and organizations
Chase, Alice Bowdoin (Bradlee), 1846-1925
Dimensions
7.875 x 0.875 x 0.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.2012
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
68501

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