Paper Knife

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1875-1899

GUSN

GUSN-72596

Description

Brn; figured wood; rectangular, tapering hndl; 2 black birds & plant

Details

Descriptive Terms

letter openers
fruitwood
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
Fruitwood
Painted
Bird
KNIFE, PAPER

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Menton (Maker)

Object Type

Written Communication T&E

Dimensions

17.25 x 1.375 x 0.25 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.3133

Places

Probably