Butter Knife

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1891

GUSN

GUSN-16348

Description

Silver butter knife with a spatulate handle and a curved blade.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Engraved and struck on handle: ""28"" [Whiting lion] ""PAT 1891/ D""

Additional Identification Number

1974.304d

Maker

Whiting Manufacturing Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Providence, RI, USA

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances W. Marrett

Accession Number

1974.304.4

Places

Rhode Island (United States)