Table Knife

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.

Date Made: 1830 - 18981892 - 1898

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Connecticut, Waterbury

Subject: EatingKnives

Subject:

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Food, Domestic Furnishings

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1986.0531.226Accession Number: 1986.0531Catalog Number: 1986.0531.226

Object Name: knifeObject Type: cutleryOther Terms: Knife, Dinner; Cutlery

Physical Description: silver plate (overall material)steel, electroplated (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 3/8 in x 9 1/4 in x 7/8 in; .9525 cm x 23.495 cm x 2.2225 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-89cd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_324018

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