Letter Opener

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-62525

Description

Letter opener with spatula shaped blade. Bamboo branches and crane incised on the blade. Phoenix incised on both sides of the handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

letter openers
Knife, Paper

Associated Building

Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

P733

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Written Communication T&E

Dimensions

8 1/2 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Caroline Barr Wade

Accession Number

1955.410

Places

New York state (United States)