Letter opener

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1910

GUSN

GUSN-19977

Description

Letter opener w/ carved bulldog head on top; brass collar dividing knife from head.

Details

Descriptive Terms

letter openers
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
dog (animal)
Carved
Dog
KNIFE, PAPER

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Written Communication T&E

Dimensions

0.875 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.564