Butter knife

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-67079

Description

Silver butter knife with a dimensional oval handle and a curved blade.

Details

Descriptive Terms

butter knives
silver (metal)
Knife, Serving
Knife, Butter
Knife, Butter

Inscription

"AL" (Engraved on the blade)

People and Organizations

Bigelow Brothers & Kennard

Maker

Coles, Albert, 1835-1875 (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Utensils

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances W. Marrett

Accession Number

1974.312

Places

New York state (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)