Dinner Knife

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-55644

Description

Silver dinner knife with a pointed oval handle and a rounded blade. Etched scroll and foliate design.

Details

Descriptive Terms

table knives
bright cutting
plating (metal coating)
silver (metal)
Knife, EatingKnife, DinnerSilver
Copper
Plated
Bright-Cut
Aesthetic
Knife, Dinner

Inscription

"Lydia" (Engraved on the handle)

Additional Identification Number

1965.129a

Maker

Brown, Henry T. (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating & Drinking Utensils

Accession Number

1965.129.1