Paper Knife

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1899

GUSN

GUSN-6572

Description

Decoupaged McFarlane plaid over knife-shaped wooden carcass; possibly a souvenir item.

Details

Descriptive Terms

letter openers
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
plaids
Unidentified Paper
McFarlane
Plaid
KNIFE, PAPER

Inscription

""McFarlane"" stamped on edge of handle in gold.

Pattern

McFarlane

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1356