Knife Steel

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1870-1910

GUSN

GUSN-11624

Description

Handles of natural, varigated horn and a steel cap at the tip, silver ring at the neck patterned with an egg and dart motif. Long tapered steel head.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cookware
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
horn (animal material)
silver (metal)
steel (alloy)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
horn (animal material)
Horn
Steel
Silver
STEEL, KNIFE

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

14.25 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.604.3

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