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Fish Knife

1969.684 (RS219881)

Description

Silver fish knife with an ivory handle. Scalloped blade with an upturned tip. Etched floral and fish design.

Details

Maker
Stodder & Frobisher (Silversmith)
Date
1815-1825
Inscriptions
Engraved: B Struck: STODDER & FROBISHER
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
fish knives
ivory (tooth component)
Knife, Eating
Knife, Fish
silver (metal)
Accession Number
1969.684
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
724

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