Knife

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1909

GUSN

GUSN-13632

Description

Knife with 7 1/2" blade. Long notched bone and brass handle with brass tacks. In tan leather case which hangs and is attached to tan leather belt with brass buckle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

knives
accessories
bone (material)
brass (alloy)
leather
stitching
machine-made
steel (alloy)
fancy dress
Steel
Leather
Bone
Brass
Hand Stitched
Fancy Dress

Inscription

Embossed on belt near buckle: ""ADAMS & ILSLEY/ BOSTON"" [in oval]

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Adams & Ilsley (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Personal Gear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7203

Places

Massachusetts (United States)