Fruit knife

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1850

GUSN

GUSN-17406

Description

Set of ten fruit knives. One pin on each side of handle about 6.2 cm. from top of handle. Metal shaft runs through handles which are flat and have rounded tips. Blades have rounded ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fruit knives
ivory (tooth component)
silver (metal)
plate (material)
steel (alloy)
Vegetable Ivory
Steel
Silver
KNIFE, FRUIT

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

7.875 x 0.75 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1971.278C