Butter Knife

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1865

GUSN

GUSN-103709

Description

Silver butter knife with an upturned oval handle and a curved blade.

Details

Descriptive Terms

butter knives
silver (metal)
Knife, Serving
Knife, Butter
Knife, Butter

Inscription

"R" (Engraved on the handle)
"M"

Pattern

Oval pattern

Additional Identification Number

3437

Maker

Reed & Barton (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Taunton, MA (origin); Newbury, MA (use)

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils

Dimensions

1 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Herbert Noyes

Accession Number

2008.43.10