Paper Knife

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1920-1950

GUSN

GUSN-51087

Description

It has a rounded tapering handle in a "Repousse" daisy pattern on a pointed shouldered blade.

Details

Descriptive Terms

letter openers
iron (metal)
sterling silver
silver (metal)
floral patterns
repoussé
Sterling Silver
Repousse
Floral
Iron
KNIFE, PAPER

Inscription

Impressed into the blade base is: S. Kirk & Son Inc./STERLING

Pattern

Repousse

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

S. Kirk & Son Inc. (Maker)

Location of Origin

USA

Object Type

Written Communication T&E

Dimensions

5.875 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.733

Places

Maryland (United States)