Table Knife

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Description
Rogers & Bro. "Star" brand No. 12 table knife with straight blunt-tip blade, single-groove ("Yankee") bolster and solid, round-end handle in plain or satin finish; made as a single piece. No monograms. Front of blade stamped "(5-pointed star outline) ROGERS & BRO. 12 / WATERBURY, CONN.” in incuse serif letters. From a boxed set of 6 knives, 1986.531.226-.231, in original manufacturer's box, 1986.531.248.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1892 - 1898
place made
United States: Connecticut, Waterbury
Physical Description
silver plate (overall material)
steel, electroplated (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 1/4 in x 9 3/8 in x 7/8 in; .635 cm x 23.8125 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
1986.0531.229
accession number
1986.0531
catalog number
1986.0531.229
subject
Eating
Knives
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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