Bread knife

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1834-1868

GUSN

GUSN-19613

Description

Bread knife w/ a long steel blade and thick walnut handle. Smooth (non-serrated) blade end; blade secured to handle via three small round bolts.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bread knives
steel (alloy)
walnut (wood)
walnut (wood)
Steel
Walnut
KNIFE, BREAD

Inscription

Engraved on blade: ""J. RUSSELL & CO/ GREEN RIVER WORKS""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

J. Russell & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Southbridge, MA, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4470

Reference Notes

Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

Places

Massachusetts (United States)