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

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)