Child's Knife

Artist:A.F. Towle & Son Company

Medium: Silver-plate

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1880

Dimensions: 7 3/8 x 3/4 in. (18.7 x 1.9 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 87.223.12

Catalogue Description:
Child's Knife with blunt rounded blade ornamented with bright-cut engraving of blossoms, leaves and scroll. Handle is naturalistic rendering of intertwined rustic branches and leaves. Pattern Rustic. CONDITION: normal wear with silver-plate, worn through at tip of blade and tip of handle, middle of handle back, high points of branches.

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