Ice Cream Knife

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1857-1860

GUSN

GUSN-47942

Description

Oval handle; slightly curved blade. Foliate is on border; oval thread is on handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ice-cream knives
silver (metal)
cartouches (ornament)
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
scrolls (motifs)
Silver
Cartouche
Foliate
Fiddle Thread
Scroll
KNIFE, ICE CREAM

Inscription

Engraved: SFB [for Sarah Fletcher Bradlee] Struck: Shreve, Brown & Co. 925

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Shreve, Brown & Co. (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.663

Reference Notes

Rainwater, Dorothy T., Author. American Silver Manufacturers. EVERYBODYS PRESS, 1966.

Places

Massachusetts (United States)