Fruit Knife

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1895

GUSN

GUSN-48348

Description

One of a set of six. Silver fruit knife with a mother of pearl handle and a pointed blade. Stamped floral band around the midsection.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fruit knives
silver (metal)
Knife, Eating
Knife, Fruit
Knife, Fruit

Inscription

"H" (Engraved on the handle)

Additional Identification Number

1970.331a

Maker

Landers, Frary & Clark (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

New Britain, CT, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Henrietta Herthel

Accession Number

1970.331.1

Reference Notes

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

Places

Connecticut (United States)