Knife set

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1869

GUSN

GUSN-22133

Description

Knife set; wooden case w/ brass escutcheon engraved "RHT"; including set of pearl handled cutlery w/ silvered blades all engraved "RHT" on handles; 12 dessert knives, 12 dinner knives, 2 pairs of carvers and 2 pairs of knife rests.

Details

Descriptive Terms

knives
sets (groups)
carving (processes)
pearl (animal material)
silver (metal)
Pearl
Silver
Carved
SET, CARVING

Inscription

Imprinted stamp on blade of knives: ""WOOD & COCKAYNE/ 69 LORD ST LIVERPOOL""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Wood & Cockayne (Maker)

Location of Origin

Liverpool, England

Dimensions

2.125 x 15.5 x 11.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.771