Letter opener

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-17848

Description

Ivory letter opener w/ white metal handle, ribbed. Ivory piece shaped w/ rounded end.

Details

Descriptive Terms

letter openers
ivory (tooth component)
white metal
Vegetable Ivory
Unidentified Metal
KNIFE, PAPER

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6.25 x 0.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1988