Table Knife

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1859

GUSN

GUSN-62539

Description

Double edge; rounded end; ivory handle swelled with pointed end

Details

Descriptive Terms

table knives
ivory (tooth component)
plating (metal coating)
metal
Unidentified Metal
Plated
Vegetable Ivory
KNIFE, DINNER

Inscription

Marked at blade near handle, ""DAME, STODDARD/ & / KENDALL/ BOSTON""

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

P740.1

Maker

Dame, Stoddard & Kendall (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

8.25 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Caroline Barr Wade

Accession Number

1955.416.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)