Knife Sharpener

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-187772

Description

Knife sharpener with an antler handle. Sharpener is a round file. Between the sharpener and the handle is a plain silver ferrule. Therre is a silver button-like cap on the end of the handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

round files
antler
sterling silver
silver (metal)
File, Round

Inscription

"STERLING" (Marked on edge of ferrule)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Metalworking T&E

Dimensions

1 3/4 x 1 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1513