Luncheon Knife

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-16717

Description

One of a set of twelve. Silver luncheon knife. Oval handle with an engraved geometric pattern on the base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

table knives
silver (metal)
Knife, EatingKnife, LuncheonKnife, Luncheon

Inscription

"CHRISTOFLE/ PARIS" (Engraved on the blade)

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.646.3c

Maker

Christofle (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Paris, France

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.646.3.3