Knife steel

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1875

GUSN

GUSN-25017

Description

Elongated round blade which tapers to a pointed end. Tapered round bone handle w/ a silvered mount at join to blade. Corresponding mount at butt end missing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

knives
bone (material)
steel (alloy)
Bone
Steel
Knife

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Worthy (Maker)

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.278