Set of Butter Knives

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-187936

Description

Set of fifteen butter knives with ivory handles. There are two styles in this set, distinguished by their collar and manufacturer; concave collar (Landers, Frary & Clark) and convex collar (Russell).

Details

Descriptive Terms

butter knives
silver (metal)
ivory (tooth component)
Knife, Butter

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Landers, Frary & Clark (Manufacturer)
J. Russell & Co. Green River Works (Manufacturer)
Daniel Low & Co.

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1/4 x 3/4 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1505