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, ServingKnife, ButterKnife, 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