Dinner knife

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1700-1799

GUSN

GUSN-26260

Description

.1-.11: "Set" of pistol handled knives; .3, .4, .5, .7, .8 have matching handles but different blades; raised leaf design at end of handle. All stamped. .1, .2, .6, .10, .9= of various design, in general a shell motif at end of handle. .2= stamped .6= "I.W." .11= green dyed ivory handle w/ silver tip in scallop shape. Blade marked "[see drawing]/ L"

Details

Descriptive Terms

table knives
silver (metal)
wood (plant material)
Silver
KNIFE, DINNER

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1369.5