Cake Knife

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1855-1870

GUSN

GUSN-56471

Description

Oval handle; short front midrib; pointed oval blade with scallop edge. Blade is perforated.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cake knives
aluminum (metal)
bright cutting
perforating
silver (metal)
scrolls (motifs)
Aluminum
Bright-Cut
Scroll
Perforated
Silver
KNIFE, CAKE

Inscription

Engraved: MLS Struck: GEO. B. APPLETON SALEM

Maker

Appleton, George B., 1855-1867 (Silversmith)

Location of Origin

Salem, MA, USA

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1971.289

Places

Massachusetts (United States)